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#1 sua

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Posted 28 March 2010 - 11:13 PM

so i only started getting steroid injections in recent months but i've had these hypertrophic scars for YEARS (5 years, maybe a little less) has anyone who started treatment late been able to flatten them out substantially at least? will there still be discoloration in that area?

#2 Homer0001

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Posted 29 March 2010 - 01:35 AM

I've had hypertrophic scars on my chest and shoulders for years too. I started getting shots in I think January and they're slowly but surely flattening. Some are completely flat but the redness didn't fade at all. I'm praying laser will get rid of the redness.

I will be depressed for life if they can't get these scars off my body

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Posted 09 April 2010 - 12:15 AM

yah the redness from keloid is a bitch! it wont go away easily.....

Edited by hiclub2, 09 April 2010 - 02:59 AM.



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