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Mole removal

Mole removal and skin tag removal using Electrocauter.

Mole removal

Electrocauter is a type of therapy that uses electricity current at a certain voltage to improve skin imperfections or aberrations.

Which aberrations can be treated with Electrocauter?

  • Acrochordon (skin tag): skin growth, can be peduncular
  • Actinic Keratoses: an early form of skin malignancy
  • Adenoma sebaceum: enlargement of oil glands
  • Angioma capillary: benign tumor of capillary blood vessel
  • Condyloma acuminata (Veneral Warts): genitalia virus infection
  • Seborrhoic keratoses: skin wart, epidermis abnormal growth
  • Syringoma: benign tumor on sweat glands and others


What is the therapy procedure?

Anesthetic cream is applied. After 45 minutes, cauterization is performed using a Hyfrecater. A wound will form over the treated area which will recover within one week.

What next?

  • Topical antibiotic will be applied to the cauterized area for five to seven days.
  • It is advised that the usage of irritating skin care products be ceased until the wound heals completely.
  • Keep the cauterized area dry at all times.
  • Do not pull or peel any dry skin that may result during the healing period.
  • When healed (one week), usage of care products may be resumed.