In 1938, Frederic E. Mohs revolutionized surgical treatment of skin cancer, allowing for the precise localization and removal of tumor cells. When the use of the original escharotic paste was replaced by the fresh-frozen technique, same-day removal of cancer and subsequent repair of the surgical defect became possible.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Mohs and Cutaneous Surgery|
|Subtitle of host publication||Maximizing Aesthetic Outcomes|
|Number of pages||20|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 2014|
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