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The unwanted skin lesions can be excised by shaving, punch, and en-block. Depending on the size of skin lesion, the wound can be left for self healing or can be closed with layered suturing. The removed specimen may be sent to pathology to confirm the type of skin lesion.
Generally, one session is required.
The treatment takes about one hour in an outpatient clinic setting.
Local anesthesia may be used.
Recovery lasts one week, with most people returning to work and activities thereafter.
Temporary swelling, soreness, and mild bruising are expected. Gravity dependent areas may have more temporary swelling.
Prescription pain medications may be needed.