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Image Number 2629 (Keloid)


Diagnosis: Keloid

Site: Arm,forearm

Sex: F

Age: 5


Description: Post-burn scar.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


This 5-year-old girl had been scalded with boiled water six months ago. Healing of second to third degree burn was slow and 1-2 months after the onset of burn hard scar started to develop to result in a mature hard keloid involved the forearm and the side of the chest.

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