micrographic surgery

micrographic surgery

Microscopic surveillance of the entire surgical margin of an excised tumour, such as a basal cell carcinoma, to endure that it has been completely removed.
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Zitelli and his coinvestigators published a provocative prospective series of 535 patients whose melanomas --in situ or invasive--were excised via Mohs micrographic surgery with frozen section examination of the margins.
Mohs Micrographic surgery (MMS) is considered the gold standard treatment for skin cancer classified as high risk, recurrent or located in aesthetically delicate regions (1, 2, 3).
Mohs micrographic surgery for dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans: University of Miami and NYU experience.
Mohs micrographic surgery for the treatment of dermatofibrosarcomaprotuberans.
When to consider Mohs surgery: A long-standing malignant lesion or a tumor in a cosmetically sensitive area are 2 instances in which Mohs micrographic surgery yields superior results.
The center also provides a special procedures suite, and surgeons specializing in gynecologic oncology, thoracic oncology, head and neck surgery, urology and Mohs micrographic surgery.
Mohs micrographic surgery for dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP): a single-centre series of 76 patients treated by frozen-section Mohs micrographic surgery with a review of the literature.
SHINE-1 was a randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind (subject and investigator), parallel arm pilot trial designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of EB-001A injections in patients undergoing Mohs micrographic surgery on the forehead.
Patients included in each study underwent outpatient cutaneous or mucosal surgical procedures, including laceration repair, standard excisions, Mohs micrographic surgery, or tooth extractions.
Park completed the Psoriasis, Phototherapy, and Clinical Research Fellowship at the University of California San Francisco, the Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship at the Skin Institute of South Florida, and the Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship at Hollywood Dermatology.
As documented in the AAD's DataDerm registry encompassing more than 6 million patients seen by dermatologists during 2015-2017, well over 20,000 patients who underwent Mohs micrographic surgery for NMSC were aged 45-55 years, and another 60,000 were aged 55-65 years.
Confocal examination of nonmelanoma cancers in thick skin excisions to potentially guide Mohs micrographic surgery without frozen histopathology.