Management of keloids and hypertrophic scars

M Tritto Kern Hospital, Warren, MI 48019.

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Keloids and hypertrophic scars may complicate elective foot surgery. Differentiation between these two entities is important before treatment is contemplated. The authors review current theories on the etiology of these lesions and outline various treatment options.

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