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Mohs Surgery

"Mohs Surgery" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A surgical technique used primarily in the treatment of skin neoplasms, especially basal cell or squamous cell carcinoma of the skin. This procedure is a microscopically controlled excision of cutaneous tumors either after fixation in vivo or after freezing the tissue. Serial examinations of fresh tissue specimens are most frequently done.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Mohs Surgery" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Mohs Surgery" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 89 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 12 publications in 2017 and 2018
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.