Keloid Removal


 

Case 1.

Patient was a 27-year-old man who had difficulty getting a job because of the appearance of a keloid in his right earlobe after ear piercing several years prior. We performed keloid excision, with special attention to restoring the normal contour of the earlobe.

 

 

Case 2.

Patient was a 17-year-old woman who had a disfiguring keloid in her upper ear after ear-piercing several years prior. We performed keloid excision with reconstruction of her upper ear in order to restore a normal-appearing contour.