When skin is injured, fibrous tissue, called scar tissue, forms over the wound to repair and protect the injury. In some cases, scar tissue grows excessively, forming smooth, hard growths called keloids. Keloids can be much larger than the original wound. Theyíre most commonly found on the chest, shoulders, earlobes, and cheeks. However, keloids can affect any part of the body. Although keloids arenít harmful to your health, they may create cosmetic concerns.
Keloids occur from the overgrowth of scar tissue. Symptoms occur at a site of previous skin injury.The symp
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