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Spray

  • Gloria F. Graham
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Abstract

This chapter focuses on the spray technique and conditions amenable to cryospray. Equipment needed will be discussed, as well as different techniques for the spray application. Attention will be given to freeze time, halo thaw time, and complete thaw time. Cure rates discussed for actinic keratoses and non-melanoma skin cancers. Spray is preferred by many cryosurgeons.

Keywords

Cryospray Cryoprobe Curettage Tangential shave Cryopattern Freeze time Halo thaw time Complete thaw time 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of DermatologyWake Forest University School of MedicineWinston SalemUSA

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