NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
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- Mohs micrographic surgery
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A surgical procedure used to treat skin cancer. Individual layers of cancer tissue are removed and examined under a microscope one at a time until all cancer tissue has been removed. Also called Mohs surgery.