Procedures Undertaken

  • Cryotherapy
  • Shave excisions
  • Small elliptical excisions
  • Punch biopsies
  • Curettage and hyfrecation
  • Hyfrecation alone
  • Intra-lesional steroid injections
  • Skin, hair and nail sampling for mycology (fungal testing)
  • Microbiology and virology skin swabs
  • Skin scrapings for infestations e.g. Scabies
  • Skin scrapings for cytology (a microscopic study of cells, usually looking for signs of cancer)