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    Old 07-21-2020, 02:43 PM   #1
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    MOHS surgery vs Plastic surgeon

    I have a very tiny basal cell on the left side of my nose. The dermatologist offered superficial radiation (90% cure) or MOHS surgery (98-99%). I have one friend who had MOHS and then their nose was so botched (a different dermatologist) that they then needed plastic surgery. I have another friend who has had 2 separate basal cell CA's and went to a plastic surgeon right off and was very happy. (That plastic surgeon sampled the edges in the OR and intraoperatively sent to pathology.)

    I'd be interested on anyone's thoughts or advice.
    Thanks

     
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