Primary Ear Keloid
Treatment of Ear Keloid - Durable Results of Cryotherapy
This patient presented at in June 2013 for treatment of her ear keloid. Prior steroid injections were not effective. We chose to use cryotherapy as the primary mode of treatment for this keloid. Video below depicts how cryotherapy was applied to this keloid. The image below, a follow up image taken on June 24, 2014, depicts the durability of result that was achieved with cryotherapy in treating this keloid.
Ear Keloid Cryotherapy
Ear Keloid Treated with Cryotherapy - without surgery
This case represents the efficacy of cryotherapy in treating keloids, as well as the durability of this method of keloid treatment. Please keep in mind that treatment of keloids, including the ear keloid depicted here, is complex, requiring other modes of therapy, including injections.