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I Had Mohs Surgery on Lower Leg. When is It Safe to Swim?

I had surgery yesterday to remove squamous cell (about the size of a nickle. I have three inside stitches, and a bandage that will be changed every 4... READ MORE

Is extreme pain after MOHs surgery normal?

I had my surgery 8 days ago and the pain is excruciating. This was on my leg above my knee. A culture was done and came back clear for infection. It's... READ MORE

I go Friday for Mohs surgery for Basil cell cancer on my left shin (leg).

I understand I cannot go swimming for two weeks. What about walking on the treadmill or yoga lessons? READ MORE

Split skin thickness graft lower leg 2 yrs ago not completely healed?

I had a split skin thickness graft to a venous ulcer on my lower leg which was later diagnosed as squamous cell, so I had the graft, went well, but it... READ MORE

I got stitches taken out of my leg today after mohs surgery. Should I see a doc? It feels like it will open up (Photo)

No answering service at the DR office. Do I go to urgent care or wait till office opens in the morning? READ MORE

How long should it take for an open wound on lower leg to heal?

I had a curettage and cauterization for the removal of a squamous cell cancer on my lower left leg three months ago. There is a portion that has not... READ MORE

What's the best procedure for treating infected wound after MOHS on bottom of leg?

My surgery was four weeks ago on the bottom of my leg where I have poor circulation. I was put on CIPRO for infection. Wound is not healing very well,... READ MORE

Is this cancer? (BCC) (Photo)

I have had this mark on my leg for 8 + years now. My dr. thinks its nothing to be concerned about, but all research suggest because it has two... READ MORE

Is this Basal Carcinoma? (photos)

I am 22 year old, and have this two, one on my leg, other on belly. One of them somethimes itches. What is this? READ MORE

What risks vs benefits to removing a basal cell carcinoma on leg at 86?

86-year-old mum has basal cell carcinoma on leg, consultant wants it removed, proposing a skin graft to tissue-thin skin with a 30% chance of taking.... READ MORE

Skin graft after MOHs surgery healing quite well, should I continue to cover it with sterile gauze 4 months post?

I had a melanoma mole removed 4 months ago on my lower leg. I had a skin graft done has quite a pic chunk was taken out of my leg. The graft has taken... READ MORE

I had a split skin thickness graft to my right lower leg in 2011. Will it heal (6 years now) without surgery?

I had a graft, was told that a piece did not take. It has been a number of years now since the surgery. I am on antibiotics, it has never healed. Will... READ MORE

Can you drive after excision on lower shin?

I have been trying to speak with nurse regarding my excision surgery... I have questions and cannot get any results calling...will I be totally... READ MORE

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