Skin cysts can lead to complications like inflammation, infection and even skin cancer. They will always need appropriate care and attention.
Keloid, the thick scar (skin growth) forms over a period of 3-12 months following wound healing. It’s an exuberant healing response to any deep trauma. The skin prone to keloid are cheeks, ear lobe, shoulders, upper arms and chest. It appears hard, firm, multiple in nature though not cancerous. The main risk factor for keloid is dark pigmented skin, commonly seen in ethnic race of Africa, Asia and Hispanics apart from family history. The triggering factor can be ear lobe piercing, chicken pox, acne, biopsy procedure or post procedure / surgical healing. Keloids are treated with surgical and non-surgical procedure.
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Surgical excision of keloid involves complete removal of keloid and advised for other supportive treatments to prevent its recurrence. The procedure is done under the impact of anaesthesia followed by pressure dressing. The supporting treatments like corticosteroid injection & silicone sheeting are advised to check on recurrence.
Laser therapy is considered for smaller size keloids specially in acne cases. It reduces the size and fades the color of keloid.
Cryotherapy freezes the keloid from inside and helps in reducing the size and hardness of keloid. It is considered to be effective for smaller size keloids. Multiple sessions tend to provide higher success rates.
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