J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2021;14(1):14–20. by Clinton W. Enos, MD; Soquel Rey, BS; Jayne Slocum, BS; Lauren Green, MPH; and Edward Prodanovic, MD Dr. Enos, Dr. Prodanovic, Mr. Rey, and Ms. Slocum are with the Department of Dermatology, Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Ms. Green is with the Healthcare Analytics and Delivery Science
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(7):45–46 by Chelsea T. Schwartz, DO; Harib H. Ezaldein, MD; and Miesha Merati, DO Dr. Schwartz is with the Department of Internal Medicine at The Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Ezaldein is with the Department of Dermatology at Case Western/University Hospitals in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Merati is with the The
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(6):22–23 by Cristian D. Gonzalez, MD; Barbara J. Walkosz, PhD; and Robert P. Dellavalle, MD, PhD, MSPH Dr. Gonzalez is with the Department of Dermatology at University of Colorado School of Medicine in Aurora, Colorado. Dr. Walkosz is with Klein Buendel, Inc. in Golden, Colorado. Dr. Dellavalle is with the Department
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(6):40–42 by Christopher White, DO; Maheera Farsi, DO, FAAD; David Esguerra, DO, FAOCD; and Richard Miller, DO, FAOCD All authors are with HCA Healthcare/University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine at Largo Medical Center Department of Dermatology in Largo, Florida FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The
Background. Dr. Frederic Mohs believed that surgery can spread a melanoma; to prevent this, he applied an inactive black paste vehicle containing the active ingredient 50% zinc chloride solution to melanomas to kill and fix (i.e., preserve) tissue; this is termed fixed-tissue surgery.