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  • Mohs micrographic surgery - In effort to remove fewer healthy cells than he would have to during excision, the doctor cuts out the cancerous cells and then examines the bordering ones with a microscope in order to ensure they are all gone.
  • Surgery: When traditional non-surgical treatments simply don't work (this is often the case on deep birthmarks, such as hemangiomas, also known as strawberry birthmarks), then a surgical excision is usually the next step.
  • They can be removed by cryotherapy (freezing), laser or electrocauterization (burning), or surgical excision (cutting).
  • Strong chemicals may be applied as well as surgical excision with or without electrocautery.
  • Continued growth usually requires surgical excision before it reaches the pupil.