Case Study 5 – Treatment of Bulky Pubic Keloids
To learn more about pubic keloids, and the best methods of treating these keloids, please access Dr. Tirgan’s publication and treatment guidelines for treating pubic keloids.
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.
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.
This case proves the efficacy of cryotherapy in treating keloids.