Question of the Week

January 8, 2020

A 31-year-old presents with an erythematous traumatic scar. He notes that the original injury occurred about 6 months ago. On examination, you noticed a well healed, erythematous scar with no hypertrophy. Past medical and surgical history are non-contributory. What is your treatment?

  • Intralesional steroids
  • Pulsed dye laser (PDL)
  • Alexandrite laser
  • Non-ablative fractionated laser (NAFL)
  • Ablative fractionated laser (AFL)


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