Hi, I had revision for capsular contracture and am wondering what the kenacort (corticosteroid) injections were used for. Thanks.
Why Did my Surgeon Use Kenacort Injections During Revision for Cc?
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Use Kenacort Injections
Thanks for the question.Kenacort contains Triamcenolone which is locally acting corticosteroid and its action is to stop formation of Colleen ( Fibrosis ) that is what the capsular contracture is and even dissolve the old fibrosis.Its widely used for Keloids and Hypertrophic scars.Its continues to work for 6 weeks and can then be repeated.