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 language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Clinics in Plastic Surgery|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1993|
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