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Treatment options for keloids - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I am suffering from Keloids, and how canthis be treated
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
Doctor :   i will tell u treatment aspect of keloid
Doctor :   but i need this info
Doctor :   before hand
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
User :   sure
User :   Age 27
User :   Male
User :   75 KGs, 5ft 10''
Doctor :   Corticosteroid injection, repeated every few weeks,Cryotherapy which involves freezing the keloid with liquid nitrogen ,Pressure dressings ,Silicone gel dressings ,Self-adhesive polyurethane scar reduction patches,Pulsed dye laser,Surgical excision ,
Doctor :   Laser surgery to cut the keloid
Doctor :   Radiotherapy to remove the keloid
Doctor :   these are the treatment options available
Doctor :   Keloids may be cosmetically embarrassing. However, they cause no long-term health problems.
User :   Can I know how does it cost approximately
Doctor :   cost u can look up under cost of hospitaliztion
Doctor :   under the home
Doctor :   page
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   u can use this link
Doctor :   to know the approx cost

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