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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Cicatrix +     
collagen disease +     
Alport syndrome +   
Cardiomyopathy Hypogonadism Collagenoma Syndrome 
Cicatrix, Hypertrophic 
Collagenosis, Familial Reactive Perforating 
disseminated eosinophilic collagen disease 
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome +   
epidermolysis bullosa dystrophica +   
Familial Cutaneous Collagenoma  
Keloid +   
A sharply elevated, irregularly shaped, progressively enlarging scar resulting from formation of excessive amounts of collagen in the dermis during connective tissue repair. It is differentiated from a hypertrophic scar (CICATRIX, HYPERTROPHIC) in that the former does not spread to surrounding tissues.
Kniest dysplasia  
mixed connective tissue disease  
Necrobiotic Disorders +  
osteogenesis imperfecta +   
polymyalgia rheumatica  
scleroderma +   
Tissue Adhesions +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Keloids
Related Synonyms: KELOID FORMATION
Primary IDs: MESH:D007627
Alternate IDs: OMIM:148100 ;   RDO:0002706
Definition Sources: MESH:D007627

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