• Mohs micrographic surgery may be superior to wide local excision for melanoma in situ

    30 days ago - By Healio

    Treatment of melanoma in situ with Mohs micrographic surgery may have better outcomes than treatment with wide local excision, according to a study presented at AAD VMX 2021.
    “The current standard of care for treating melanoma in situ is by wide local excision ,” Rahul Raiker, BS, of West Virginia University School of Medicine, and colleagues wrote. “Recent research has shown that Mohs micrographic surgery is just as effective as WLE for treating MIS for long-term outcomes as there was no significant difference in recurrence and overall survival between the
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