Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Skin Keloid Home Care

Home care for keloids includes:

  • Careful wound care for keloids.
  • Notify your doctor that you have keloids before surgical procedures.

Skin Keloid Warning Signs

Notify your doctor if you have a keloid and any of the following:

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Skin Keloid References
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