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Hypertrophic Cicatrix (Hypertrophic Scar) Summary

Description: An elevated scar, resembling a KELOID, but which does not spread into surrounding tissues. It is formed by enlargement and overgrowth of cicatricial tissue and regresses spontaneously.

Also Known As: Hypertrophic Scar; Hypertrophic Scars; Cicatrix, Hypertrophic; Cicatrices, Hypertrophic; Hypertrophic Cicatrices Show All >>

Networked: 1079 relevant articles (108 outcomes, 169 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hypertrophic Cicatrix

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Silicones : 28 outcomes 17 studies in 96 results : IBA
  2. Collagen : 8 outcomes 23 studies in 195 results : IBA
  3. Bleomycin (Blenoxane) : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 13 results : FDA 7 Generic
  4. tranilast (N 5') : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 27 results : IBA
  5. onion extract drug combination heparin allantoin : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 4 results : IBA
  6. Triamcinolone Acetonide (Azmacort) : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 24 results : FDA 135 Generic
  7. Verapamil (Calan) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 10 results : FDA 64 Generic
  8. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 14 results : IBA
  9. 1-phenyl-3,3-dimethyltriazene (PDT) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 6 results : IBA
  10. Hydrogel : 2 outcomes 1 study in 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Hypertrophic Cicatrix

  1. Keloid
  2. Cicatrix (Scar)
  3. Burns
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  5. Pain (Aches)
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Key Therapies for Hypertrophic Cicatrix

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  1. Lasers (Laser) : 13 outcomes 4 studies in 53 results
  2. Dye Lasers : 8 outcomes 5 studies in 38 results
  3. Solid-State Lasers : 5 outcomes 1 study in 13 results
  4. Cryosurgery : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 12 results
  5. Transplants (Transplant) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 41 results
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