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Keloid

An overgrown scar that extends the boundaries of the initial injury or incision, caused by excess collagen production

Question: keloid...? do they eventually disappear over time/reduce? i have a tiny one on my ear, and i was given vanos cream by my dermatologist. it helped, but isn't completely gone.

Answer: Here's a link with info about keloids.. has a lot about treatments..

 


Keloid Related Products and News

New Invention Provides Affordable & Effective Treatment for Keloid Scars

SkinInc.com
Scars?in particular keloid scars that result from overgrowth of skin tissue after injuries or surgeries?are unsightly and can even lead to disfigurement and psychological problems of affected patients. Individuals with darker pigmentation?in ...
 

Keloids: Using Drug-Eluting Microneedles To Allow Self Treatment

Medical Research News and Interviews_ MedicalResearch.com
Answer: Keloid is a long-term dermatological scarring disease characterized by disfiguring lesions resulting from overgrowth of dense fibrous tissue. It is also unsightly and can even lead to disfigurement and psychological problems of affected patients.
 

Acne Scars

ADVANCE for Physician Assistants (blog)
Acne scars may present in a variety of ways. The technical names are boxcar acne scars, ice pick acne scars, rolling acne scars, hypertrophic and keloid scars. Patients can present with a combination of these types of scars. Treatment of acne scars ...
 

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AMBER ALERT! ROSA PARKS' GODCHILD MAILAUNI WILLIAMS MISSING ...
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Turnaround Stories Lead Reni Benjamin's Biotech Front-Runners

InvestorIdeas.com (press release)
Scarring is a multibillion-dollar market, primarily in the hypertrophic scarring and keloid areas. Just to remind investors, Pfizer acquired a private company called Excaliard Pharmaceuticals Inc. for what we estimate to be $350-500 million ($350-500M ...
 

RestorGenex Announces Management Changes

MarketWatch
The Company's prescription dermatology business primarily is based upon three compounds under development for the treatment of aging skin fragility/thinning, androgen excess, e.g. acne, hirsutism (unwanted excess hair), and keloid scarring.
 

A Victory 20 Years In The Making

Sports On Earth
I was on top of a car and nothing hurt, but everyone was still crying. Everyone including me. We'd just seen Los Cafeteros beat Uruguay 2-0 to reach our -- yes, our -- first-ever World Cup quarterfinal, and the lot of us emerged bleary-eyed from a ...
 

RestorGenex Announces Closing of its Private Placement of Common Stock

MarketWatch
The Company's prescription dermatology business primarily is based upon three compounds under development for the treatment of aging skin fragility/thinning, androgen excess, e.g. acne, hirsutism (unwanted excess hair), and keloid scarring.
 

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Beauty is more than skin deep
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Riscurile tatuajului dupa cancer

Ce se intampla doctore:
Daca deja exista cicatrice vicioasa, de tip cicatrice hipertrofica sau keloid exista riscul ca si dupa inteparea pielii petru tatuaj sa se obtina acelasi tip de cicatrice. Exista cazuri in care pe urmele unui tatuaj vechi au aparut la multi ani dupa ...