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For second degree burns that have formed keloid over the years, on the full back, is plastic surgery the best option? If yes, how many months does it take to recover?

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1.Yes its the best option! 2. Recovery time depends upon patient to patient and for further details you can consult me online. The speciality of plastic surgery is best to deal with burn sequelae (i.e your specific issue)
Hello. Definitely it can be treated. Keloids have variety of treatment nowadays depending upon its size, position and response. There are procedures like compression bandages, silicon gel or sheet treatment, intralesional steroids, excision etc. But none can be suggested without examination in proper. U can definitely get rid of it, or at least decrease it in size, and prevent its recurrence. For deciding which treatment will suit you and where it can be done, you can consult or text me online with details and pictures of the lesion.
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