chemosurgical
adjective see chemosurgery

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mohs' technique — n a chemosurgical technique for the removal of skin malignancies in which excision is made to a depth at which the tissue is microscopically free of cancer called also Mohs chemosurgery Mohs mōz Frederic Edward (1910 2002) American surgeon. Mohs… …   Medical dictionary

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