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Non-surgical Revision for Breast Reduction Keloid Scars?

I am a 62-year-old black female. I have formed keloids from breast reduction surgery. The keloids are on the surgery site. I do not particularly want... READ MORE

Breast Reduction on Keloid-prone Skin?

I am considering breast reduction. I am 5'3 138 lbs with a size 34DDD I am miserable. The only problem is I have keloid-prone skin. I do get permanent... READ MORE

Keloids and Hypertrophic Scarring from Breast Reduction

I had breast reduction surgery seven months ago, and I have hypertrophic scarring and keloids. I have had two sessions of injections with steroids,... READ MORE

Breast Reduction Caused Keloid or Hypertropic Scars. What Do I Do? (photo)

Exactly a year ago I had a breast reduction. I asked the PS several times regarding what should I use after my surgery. He sugguested nothing. After... READ MORE

Hypertrophic or Keloid Scars Post Breast Reduction? (photo)

I am 5 months post operative and a month or two ago experienced widening of the incisions, I am wondering if they look to be hypertrophic or keloid. I... READ MORE

I Want to Get Breast Reduction but I Am Prone to Keloid

I am 20 years old, short, on the chubby side, with a bra size of 42DD but I feel that my breast are larger than that. They are quite saggy and have... READ MORE

Breast Reduction 2 Years Ago and One Breast is Noticeably Larger Than the Other. What Do I Do?

I had breast reduction surgery two years ago and one breast is larger than the other. The surgeon told me to give it time to see what happens. It... READ MORE

What Reduction and Lift Should I Get?

I have size 36F breasts, I have to run, wear body armor, and now I have back problems. I scar horribly (keloids) and I've been researching the options... READ MORE

Risk of Keloids/hypertrophic Scarring from Breast Reduction?

I’m having a breast reduction in a month and am slightly worried about keloids - I haven’t gotten any before, but I also haven’t had surgery... READ MORE

Uneven Breasts and Keloids, What Are my Options?

I currently am overweight, but have always had uneven breasts. As I have started losing weight, it has become even more obvious and uneven than before... READ MORE

Four Years Post Breast Reduction, Wasn't Diligent With Scar Treatment, Developed Keloids. What to Do?

I had a breast reduction in 2008. I wasn't diligent with the recommended scar treatment (massage, silicone sheeting). Months after, I began to... READ MORE

Want Breast Reduction but have small keloid on ear from piercing. Can I have surgery if I have a keloid?

I am a 20 year old african female wanting a breast reduction. However i have a small keloid on my ear from a bad piercing. I really want the reduction... READ MORE

Is there a way to minimize keloid scarring with a breast reduction?

In the past, even small incisions (gallbladder, appendectomy) have left large unsightly scars, where you can even see where the stitches/staples were... READ MORE

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