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General Anesthesia on a 91 Year Old Patient for Skin Graft After Mohs?

My 91 year old father needs a skin graft on his nose after mohs surgery. His mohs doctor will do this proceedure using local anesthesia, but most... READ MORE

MOHs Surgery Next Week - Dr Zloty, Vancouver, BC

It is for the side and tip of my nose.I am petrified. Have hype-ventilated numerous times, can't sleep...just thinking about worst-case scenario... READ MORE

Adnexol Carcinoma- What Would Happen if Left Untreated?

It seems as though everyone on this forum has BCC; I had Mohs for adnexol carcinoma. It was very traumatic, and I am extremely self-conscious of the... READ MORE

My 91 year old mom has a basal cell cancer at her temple. Considering it is slow growing, is she at great risk if we let it go?

After a biopsy, the pea sized area of the skin in her hairline has healed very well and the issue is no longer visible to the naked eye, however I... READ MORE

Is MOHS Surgery Appropriate for a 4 Year Old?

My daughter has been diagnosed with DFSP. We've been advised that MOHS surgery may not be appropriate for someone so young, and wide excision may... READ MORE

Ok to Wait 48hrs Between Mohs for a BCC on my Eyelid and Reconstructive Surgery?

Due to scheduling, I have my Mohs procedure scheduled on a Wed at 2PM with reconstructive surgery scheduled the following Friday at 11am (almost 48... READ MORE

Have Revision Surgery Scheduled to Remove More Basal Cells, Does This Increase Chance for Future Spread?

My husband, a disabled Viet Nam Vet just had a basal cell cancer removed. He got a call today from thr dr office saying they had not gotten it... READ MORE

My question concerns treatment of a basal cell carcinoma in the inside of my ear. Any suggestions?

I have been told I have a basal cell carcinoma on the inside of my ear. The options presented were Mohs surgery (which I have had in other locations)... 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

Basal cell carcinoma. What's the risk of recurrence?

I had a bcc removed last year,I have read of surveys that seem to suggest that I am at greater risk of more serious internal cancers,also that I will... READ MORE

Infection risk and bandages for surgery on tip of nose?

Pathology report shows basal cell carcinoma, micronodular and infiltrative patterns. I will need to have mohs surgery.Would it be okay to wait for a... READ MORE

Low risk BCC

Hello, I wanted to know if a primary superficial BCC on the lower back that otherwise has no high risk... READ MORE

How can I reduce the scarring after mohs surgery on my lower eyelid? (Photo)

The skin graft after mohs on my lower eyelid healed well except for a bubble like scar tissue . It is very close to the eye. I don't really want more... READ MORE

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