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J Cutan Aesthet Surg. 2008 Jan;1(1):21-2. doi: 10.4103/0974-2077.41153.

Treatment of unusually large acrochordon by shave excision and electrodesiccation.

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Consultant Dermatologist, A-1, Dhanjibhai Complex, Usmanpura, Ahmedabad 13, Gujarat, India.


Acrochordons are usually small in size and are easily treated with electrofulguration under local anaesthesia. Here is a report of a giant acrochordon which posed problems in management. A technique to manage it under local anaesthesia in an office setting is described.


Acrochordon; electrodessication; giant

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