Mohs micrographic surgery for thin stage I malignant melanoma: Rationale for a modern management strategy

T. A. Kaspar, Richard Wagner

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Abstract

Mohs micrographic surgery is presented as a rational surgical management approach for thin malignant melanoma. Advantages of the Mohs micrographic surgery fresh-tissue technique include tissue conservation, low local recurrence rates, and outpatient reconstruction. It is likely that in the future many physicians and patients will choose Mohs micrographic surgery for the surgical treatment of thin malignant melanoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)350-351
Number of pages2
JournalCutis
Volume50
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1992

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology
  • Immunology and Allergy

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