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CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 32-34

Keloid – A case report and its limited management brief overview


1 Department of Oral Surgery, Pacific Dental College and Hospital, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
2 Department of OMDR, Pacific Dental College and Hospital, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
3 Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopadiecs, Goenka Research Institute of Dental Science, Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat, India
4 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ahmedabad Dental College and Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
5 Iqraa International Hospital and Research Centre, Kozhikode, Kerala, India
6 Department of Periodontics, Aditya Dental College, Beed, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Zibran Khan
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Pacific Dental College and Hospital, Debari, Udaipur, Rajasthan
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/sidj.sidj_1_21

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Keloids are an unorganized proliferation of fibrous tissue, usually arising from a site of injury due to an aberrant healing process. Clinically, it presents as ugly scar tissue on the skin and shows genetic predilection. They cause esthetic, physical, and psychological disturbances in the affected individuals. Such patients require special precautions during routine surgical procedures. Its treatment is associated with a high degree of resistance and recurrence. In this article, one such case is reported along with a literature review discussing the nature of the lesion, treatment options, and the recommended precautions.


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