Case Study # 5 - Treatment of Keloid in Pubic Area

This patient presented at the end of January 2012 with a relatively large keloid in her pubic area. This keloid had relapsed after surgery and radiation therapy.

Pubic Area

The keloid was treated with cryotherapy. The image below depicts the interim results of this keloid 4 months after initiation of cryotherapy. The whole keloid is significantly smaller. There still remain residual keloid line that will need to be treated.

Pubic Area

This case proves the efficacy of cryotherapy in treating keloids.