Excision of Benign Skin Lesion Procedure Note

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PRE-OP DIAGNOSIS: _
POST-OP DIAGNOSIS: Same 
PROCEDURE: skin lesion excision
Performing Physician: _ 
Supervising Physician (if applicable): _
 
PROCEDURE: 
_  Shave Biopsy    _  Scissors        _  Cryotherapy        _  Punch (Size _)
 
The area surrounding the skin lesion was prepared and draped in the usual sterile manner. The lesion was removed in the usual manner by the biopsy method noted above. Hemostasis was assured.
 
Closure:     _  Monsel’s for hemostasis              _  suture _                   _  None
 
Followup: The patient tolerated the procedure well without complications.  Standard post-procedure care is explained and return precautions are given.
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