DefinitionThis section has been translated automatically.
Removal of a superficial skin change using a curette. A distinction is made between spoon and ring curettes. The indication for curettage is usually limited to benign or premalignant superficial skin changes. Histological examination is possible, but a corresponding marginal cut control is not possible.
LiteratureThis section has been translated automatically.
- Stein A et al (1995) Ring curette for operative dermatology. Z Hautkr 70: 885-90