Facial Paralysis Surgery | Johns Hopkins Medicine - facial resection

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Dermatology | Facial Reconstruction After Mohs Surgery facial resection


A craniofacial resection involves removing the tumor via incisions on the face as well through the skull (cranium) to gain access to a tumor that has grown inside.

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Zones of approach for craniofacial resection: minimizing facial incisions for resection of anterior cranial base and paranasal sinus tumors. Liu JK(1), Decker D.