Member since 10/22/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Set "Rules" for Yourself N Surgeon - Tampa, FL

After 12 biopsies, over 6 MOHs procedures, n 4 nitrogen spray cryosurgeries, I'd like to make suggestions based on my experiences. Ask that no more than one hand be treated at any one time. Open wounds are subject to infection and having at least one hand free for doing tasks that might not be germ free is an advantage. My second suggestion is to ask that no more than 2 treatment or... READ MORE

Questions from RovingNigtingale

What is the timeframe for a MOHs facial scar to achieve maximum healing?

When will scar from MOHs look the best that it will look? How many weeks/months? READ MORE

What is a typical scenario for someone who was treated for acne with radiation and now has facial BCC lesions? (photo)

I had a bcc on my left lower jaw 4 years ago. Now have 8 facial and 1 lower leg bcc; also at least 2 keratinosis lesions. What is the maximum number that can/should be treated... READ MORE

What are alternatives to MOHs esp for a patient with multiple lesions as a result of radiation therapy for acne? (photo)

In 3 years I have had multiple biopsies, 9 of which have been positive for Basel cell ca; one infiltrative, one wth squamous implications. At this rate of proliferation, I'm... READ MORE

How big/noticeable is a scar likely to be from Secondary Intent? (photo)

I have a deep oval shaped, quarter size lesion beside my nose that's being allowed to heal via second intention vs. stitches. Will the scar be as big as the current oval?... READ MORE