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ALLMedicine™ Mohs Micrographic Surgery Center

Research & Reviews  710 results

Mohs micrographic surgery of penile squamous cell carcinoma in situ with urethral exten...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00403-021-02311-1 10.1016/S0090-4295(99)80392-6 10.1111/ijd.12103 10.1097/DSS.0000000000000795 10.1016/j.jaad.2020.04.007
Archives of Dermatological Research; Rismiller KP, Shahwan KT et. al.

Jan 16th, 2022 - Squamous cell carcinoma in situ (SCCIS) of the glans penis with urethral involvement is a rare entity that is well-suited for Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS) given its high risk of local recurrence. However, MMS in this area is technically challen...

Institutional Adherence to Current Mohs Surgery Appropriate Use Criteria With Reasons f...
https://doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000003369
Dermatologic Surgery : Official Publication for American ... Stancut E, Melvin OG et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - The appropriate use criteria (AUC) were established to optimize the use of Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS) and confer the highest possible clinical benefit to the patient. We documented our adherence to AUC and review reasons for nonadherence rega...

Online Readability Analysis: Mohs Micrographic Surgery Postsurgical Wound Care.
https://doi.org/10.1097/01.ASW.0000816960.79821.e3
Advances in Skin & Wound Care; Dowdle TS, Nguyen JM et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - Various treatment modalities exist for skin cancer care with Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS) leading the way as one of the most effective and cosmetically sensitive surgical techniques. The readability of online informational materials, specifical...

Practice Highlight: Postzoster Perineural Inflammation Mimicking Perineural Invasion Du...
https://doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000003306
Dermatologic Surgery : Official Publication for American ... Carter ZA, Wu SZ et. al.

Jan 10th, 2022 - Practice Highlight: Postzoster Perineural Inflammation Mimicking Perineural Invasion During Mohs Micrographic Surgery.|2022|Carter ZA,Wu SZ,Spicknall KE,Knabel PM,|

Growth on eyelid
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/250459/dermatology/growth-eyelid
MDedge Family Medicine;

Jan 6th, 2022 - A shave biopsy (performed carefully to avoid caustic hemostatic agents irritating the conjunctiva) confirmed the diagnosis of a micronodular basal cell carcinoma (BCC). BCC is a common tumor occurring on the eyelids and in the periocular region.

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Guidelines  2 results

Non-melanoma skin cancer: United Kingdom National Multidisciplinary Guidelines.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4873942
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Newlands C, Currie R et. al.

Nov 15th, 2016 - This is the official guideline endorsed by the specialty associations involved in the care of head and neck cancer patients in the UK. This paper provides consensus recommendations on the management of cutaneous basal cell carcinoma and squamous c...

AAD/ACMS/ASDSA/ASMS 2012 appropriate use criteria for Mohs micrographic surgery: a repo...
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1524-4725.2012.02574.x
Dermatologic Surgery : Official Publication for American ... , et. al.

Sep 11th, 2012 - The appropriate use criteria process synthesizes evidence-based medicine, clinical practice experience, and expert judgment. The American Academy of Dermatology in collaboration with the American College of Mohs Surgery, the American Society for D...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  16 results

Non-invasive Fluorescent Imaging System for Imaging Mohs Tumor
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03430934

Dec 9th, 2021 - The incidence of non-melanoma skin cancers, i.e. basal cell and squamous cell carcinoma (BCC and SCC), in the US is over 5.4 million. Of these, BCC represents the majority, with an incidence of over 4 million. Recent guidelines published on the tr...

Serum Concentration of Lidocaine After Local Injection During Mohs Micrographic Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00793169

Dec 6th, 2021 - The primary objective of this study is to (1) determine whether local injection of lidocaine used during Mohs surgery will elevate serum lidocaine concentrations to a level that could cause systemic symptoms and (2) determine whether sustained hig...

Laser Treatment of Basal Cell Carcinoma Under Imaging Guidance
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05138328

Nov 30th, 2021 - This pilot study will examine the treatment of basal cell carcinoma (BCC) with laser technology under the guidance of imaging modalities to assist with surgical excision, including optical coherence tomography imaging (OCT) and reflectance confoca...

Porcine Xenograft Versus Second Intention Healing
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03931746

Nov 22nd, 2021 - Porcine xenograft has been used as a barrier to the skin for over 30 years, and due to its wound healing promoting factors, we believe that its use may result in decreased healing time, smaller scar size, better cosmetic outcomes, lower pain level...

Mohs Surgery: Patient Satisfaction & Quality of Life (QOL)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04936906

Jun 23rd, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to examine whether there is significant difference between two groups: extra care (EC) and usual care (UC) in improvement of patients' quality-of-life (QoL) scores between the baseline and 90-day post-surgery in patien...

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News  93 results

Growth on eyelid
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/250459/dermatology/growth-eyelid
MDedge Family Medicine;

Jan 6th, 2022 - A shave biopsy (performed carefully to avoid caustic hemostatic agents irritating the conjunctiva) confirmed the diagnosis of a micronodular basal cell carcinoma (BCC). BCC is a common tumor occurring on the eyelids and in the periocular region.

US Study Finds Racial, Gender Differences in Surgical Treatment of Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960248

Oct 5th, 2021 - Racial and ethnic disparities persist in the use of Mohs surgery to treat dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, according to the results of a retrospective cohort study of more than 2,000 patients. Current guidelines recommend Mohs micrographic surgery...

Opioid Prescriptions Following Mohs Surgery Dropped Over the Last Decade
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960225

Oct 4th, 2021 - The proportion of patients who obtained an opioid prescription for hydrocodone after Mohs micrographic surgery fell by 21.7% between 2011 and 2020, while the use of tramadol increased by 26.3% between 2009 and 2020, according to a cross-sectional ...

Medicare Payments for Most Skin Procedures Dropped Over Past 15 Years
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/959184

Sep 21st, 2021 - Medicare reimbursement for a group of 46 common dermatologic procedures dropped by a mean of 4.8% from 2007 to 2021, after adjusting for inflation, according to a new analysis.   Large increases in mean reimbursement for skin biopsies (+30.3%) and...

An Algorithm for Managing Spitting Sutures
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/244037/wounds/algorithm-managing-spitting-sutures
Nicholas Thornton, BS, Frank Winsett, MD et. al.

Aug 9th, 2021 - Practice Gap It is well established that surgical complications and a poor scar outcome can have a remarkable impact on patient satisfaction. 1 A common complication following dermatologic surgery is suture spitting, in which a buried suture is ext.

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