• Letter to the Editor regarding - “Poorly differentiated cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas have high incomplete excision rates with UK minimum recommended pre-determined surgical margins”

    1 month ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

    We read with great interest the recently published “Poorly differentiated cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas have high incomplete excision rates with UK minimum recommended pre-determined surgical margins”.1 This paper looks at a tertiary Plastic Surgery unit's excision margins and histology, concluding that clinically high-risk SCCs should be excised with a margin greater than 6 mm. Preventing skin cancer recurrence through achieving high complete clearance rates and managing incompletely excised tumours, is a concern of importance to all plastic surgeons.
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