Mohs surgery also referred to as Mohs micrographic surgery, is a precise surgical technique used to treat skin cancer. Mohs surgery has a high cure rate and allows dermatologists to preserve as much healthy skin as possible by only removing the cancerous skin. Mohs surgery is considered a highly effective type of surgery to treat
Skin cancer is the abnormal growth of skin cells that usually occurs due to a mutation in the DNA of the cells. Cancer usually begins in the topmost skin layer, which is the epidermis. The epidermis has three main types of cells: basal, squamous, and melanocytes. These three are also most involved in skin cancer.
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