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The type of surgery you have depends on where the cancer is, how big it is and how deep it is.

Surgery for small skin cancers

Many small non melanoma skin cancers can be removed by GPs in their surgery. 

Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS)

Read about Moh's micrographic surgery for skin cancer. 

Surgery for larger skin cancers

Find out about having surgery for larger skin cancers, including about types of surgery, how to prepare and possible side effects after surgery.

Last reviewed: 
09 Aug 2017

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