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Table 1 Baseline patient characteristics

From: Clinical features and outcomes of foot keloids treated using complete surgical excision and full thickness skin grafting followed by corticosteroid injections

  Total patients (n=79)
Age, years 18.00 (7 - 43)
Total size, cm2 50.00 (18 - 150)
Gender:  
Female, n (%) 75 (94.9%)
Male, n (%) 4 (5.1%)
Previous treatment history:  
No, n (%) 29 (36.7%)
Yes, n (%) 50 (63.3%)
Surgical excision, n (%) 4 (5.1%)
Steroid injection, n (%) 33 (41.8%)
Laser therapy, n (%) 2 (2.5%)
Combination treatments, n (%) 11 (13.9%)
Etiology:  
ORIF d/t fracture, n (%) 54 (68.4%)
1’ closure d/t laceration, n (%) 11 (13.9%)
2’ healing following burn, n (%) 10 (1.1%)
Others, n (%) 4 (5.1%)
Recurrence  
No, n (%) 62 (78.5%)
Yes, n (%) 17 (21.5%)
  1. Values are median(ranges) for continuous variables and number (percentages) for categorical variables.