deep shave biopsy
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deep shave biopsySaucerization biopsy Dermatology A biopsy with a broad rim of epidermis and dermis, performed by dermatologists for certain small–< 1 cm pigmented lesions–eg, lentigo senilis, seborrheic keratosis, and dysplastic nevus. See Melanoma.
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