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Keloid

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Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)

Abstract

Post-operative radiotherapy prevents keloid formation and should be given with superficial energy. Ninety-four percent of radiation oncologists would treat keloids post-operatively, according to the national survey.

Keywords

Hypertrophic Scar Triamcinolone Acetonide Keloid Scar Inverted Papilloma Lidocaine Injection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Johns Hopkins HospitalBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.School of MedicineStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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