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Have You Been Treated with Mohs Surgery?
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Skin Cancer Foundation
Michael W Steppie, MD posted:
Well over a million skin cancers occur in the United States per year and presently 1 in 5 are treated with Mohs surgery. Have you been treated with Mohs surgery? Comment and share your experience.

Learn more about the history and evolution of Mohs micrographic surgery in this informative article from the 2011 edition of The Skin Cancer Foundation Journal at http://digitaleditions.sheridan.com/publication/?i=70417&p=61.
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PAK83 responded:
I just posted a question about Mohs...then saw your post.

I'm curious about dermatologist's standard protocol to monitor the scar from a mohs closure. Should they look for it changing at annual check ups? How precisely should they examine it?

Thanks!


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