I am 32 years male trying for a baby.. Will the injection-steriod treatment for my chest Keloids affect our pregnancy plan.
3 months ago
I have keloid in the chest for 6-7 years. I had keloid treatment in the past (cream, injection-steriod), then stopped 2 years back.. a month back my keloid got infected so my skin doctor cleaned it, treated it and now he has put me on injection-steriod treatment for reducing it... I am actually trying for a baby with my wife and asked doctor if the injection-steriod treatment will affect my sperms and he said since the dose is light, no issues.. But wanted to get other experts opinion on this..
Doctor Answers 1
Plato's Scar Serum instead of kenalog injections
Kenalog can affect the metabolism of the body. I would discuss with your surgeon about doses and possibly using something else such as just Plato's Scar Serum twice daily.
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