Keloids and hypertrophic scars are benign, localized proliferations of connective tissue of the skin and are the result of abnormal wound healing. Excessive scars may develop following any injury of a deep dermis, including burns, surgery, abrasion, piercings, vaccinations, and lacerations.


Keloid Hypertrophic scar Intralesional Cryotherapy Silicone 

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  1. 1.Clinic of Dermatovenerology, Clinical Center NišUniversity of NišNišSerbia

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