Indications that Mohs Micrographic Surgery is Right
Mohs surgery is indicated for cancers located on the head and neck in areas such as the nose, ears, eyelids, lips and hairline. It is also utilized on the hands, feet and genitals in which maximum preservation of healthy tissue is critical for cosmetic or functional purposes. Mohs Micrographic Surgery is appropriate for skin cancers that have recurred following previous treatment for for cancers that are at high risk for recurrence. Mohs is frequently utilized to achieve the smallest defect on any area to minimize the potential scar. People often choose Mohs for the comfort of knowing their cancer has been cured.