SURGICAL EXCISION PROCEDURES
SURGICAL EXCISION FOR SKIN LESIONSThe dermatologists at Texas Dermatology and Laser Specialists perform lipoma excisions, mole excisions, scar excisions and more.
EXCISION OF SKIN LESIONSA surgical excision involves cutting a skin growth or scar out of the skin. Excisions are performed by dermatologists for diagnosing or ruling out skin diseases, and to remove cancerous growths or formations. Ensuring that a dangerous growth is completely removed is important for preventing the spread of cancer to other parts of the body. Excisions are also sometimes performed for cosmetic reasons. A local anesthetic is used to reduce discomfort or pain.
COMMON TYPES OF EXCISIONS
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