Mohs micrographic surgery

J. K. Robinson*

*Corresponding author for this work

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This exacting surgical technique with histologic examination of frozen sections is only applicable to tumors that spread locally by contiguous cell extension into local tissue. The narrow margins obtained with this technique may preserve function and cosmesis when basal or squamous cell carcinomas are resected and the defect is reconstructed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)149-156
Number of pages8
JournalClinics in Plastic Surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1993

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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