Which surgery techniques are performed in the treatment of basal cell carcinoma (BCC)?

Updated: Mar 02, 2020
  • Author: Robert S Bader, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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In nearly all cases of BCC, surgery is the recommended treatment modality. [5, 6] Techniques used include the following [7] :

  • Electrodesiccation and curettage

  • Excisional surgery

  • Mohs micrographically controlled surgery

  • Cryosurgery


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