Skin Biopsy Procedure Note

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PROCEDURE: skin biopsy
Performing Physician: _ 
Supervising Physician (if applicable): _
_  Shave Biopsy        _  Excisional Biopsy        _  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. The patient tolerated the procedure well.
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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