Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Skin Keloid Prevention

Prevention of keloids includes:

  • Apply a pressure bandage over skin wounds for 6-12 months.

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Last Updated: May 22, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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