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Chicken pox marks on forehead, holes formed on scratching. Treatment for marks?

Hey I wanted a question to ask you a question. Concerning my chicken pox holes or whatever. So I had chicken pox when I was one and I m currently 15 years old. When I had chicken pox s I had them on my forehead , my mother said I scratched them Alot & after they went away they left a mark. That looks like punctured round holes. Is there any solution to this?
Asked On : Sun, 17 Feb 2013
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Dermatologist 's  Response

hi, thanks for posting your query

you have post chicken pox scars,since 14 years,
Only medical treatment wont help much ,so you certain non invasive procedures.

Depending upon the depth and extent of scars the following options are available:

punch excision of the scars
Laser resurfacing with Fractional lasers
dermabrasion
Fillers
skin grafting

Hope this answers your query




Answered: Mon, 18 Feb 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Mahendra Lohar's  Response
Hi,
thank you for query,
chicken pox is viral infection due to depressed immunity. it should be treated by supportive treatment.
symptom of chicken pox are fever. rash all over the body with itching,loose motion, bodyche.
you should not scratch the lesion and take cetrizine apply betadiene or antiseptic in punctured hole.
thank you
regards
Dr. mahendra
Answered: Sun, 17 Feb 2013
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