Discolored Scar after curettage. What can I do?
10 months ago
3 weeks after a curettage, I vacationed in Mexico. Despite my best efforts to keep the new scar out of the sun, the scar is now discolored (red). What can I do about this? Is it permenant? The scar is also indented which caused me much grief and I don't think the discoloration is helping matters. Many thanks!
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Our office specializes in scar revision and can offer pulsed dye laser therapy to improve the color and visibility of your scars.
Raffy Karamanoukian MD FACS
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