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SURGERY, med. jur. That part of the healing art which relates to external diseases; their treatment; and, specially, to the manual operations adopted for their cure.
     2. Every lawyer should have some acquaintance with surgery; his knowledge on this subject will be found useful in cases of homicide and wounds.

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This patient had both of his lesions removed by Mohs' surgery and followed for 7.
In a small series, Bullen et al achieved good local control with Mohs' surgery and punch-biopsy tumor mapping followed by electron-beam radiation.
He decided to do his own study based on information from his Mohs' surgery log.