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Chickenpox scars
Hi Dr., I had chickenpox 3 weeks ago and one of the scabs from my forehead fell off prematurely while sleeping. There is a 1.5mm deep pit and it's still pinkish. What can I do to heal it the best way? I was suggested Placentrex injection, intradermal at the site of lesion. Is this recommended?
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Hi. Would need to examine you to suggest best therapy after assessing the depth of the scar. Don't worry, the scar can be dealt with, but needs time. I have personally n honestly no info on placentrex injection. However, creams, PRP injection, microneedling, etc are other scar modulation techniques I have found effective.
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