- Adjuvant cytokeratin staining in Mohs micrographic surgery for basal cell carcinomaNicole W J Smeets
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Maastricht, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Dermatol Surg 29:375-7. 2003..Still, recurrences do occur in 2% to 5% of the treated BCCs. It has been suggested that BCC cells in frozen sections stained with hematoxylin and eosin (H&E) may be missed...
- Mohs' micrographic surgery for treatment of basal cell carcinoma of the face--results of a retrospective study and review of the literatureN W J Smeets
Department of Epidemiology, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
Br J Dermatol 151:141-7. 2004..Mohs' micrographic surgery (MMS) is an advanced excision technique which is often used to treat BCC in the U.S.A. In Europe it is practised less frequently...
- Surgical excision vs Mohs' micrographic surgery for basal-cell carcinoma of the face: randomised controlled trialNicole W J Smeets
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands
Lancet 364:1766-72. 2004..However, MMS is more time-consuming and therefore more expensive than SE. We investigated the types of facial basal-cell carcinomas in which MMS was more effective than SE...
- Little evidence available on treatments for basal cell carcinoma of the skinNicole Smeets
Dermatology Department, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Cancer Treat Rev 31:143-6. 2005