What is a Steroid injections
Steroid injections (intralesional triamcinolone injections) are used by Dermatologists for treating a number of conditions, including alopecia areata (patches of hair-loss), keloid scars and acne cysts.
What is involved in a Steroid injections
The Dermatologist draws up a volume and strength of the intralesional triamcinolone of injecting. Fine needles are used to inject in the affected area.
What are the risks or potential side effects of a Steroid injections
High dosage injections, repeated, may result in atrophy of the skin. For this reason injections are normally not repeated in the same area within less than 6 – 8 weeks.
What is the cost of a Steroid injections
Steroid injections start from £160. New patients to the clinic must have a consultation before treatment.