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Surgical excision of part of a bone so that a crater remains.
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The DermaBlade can be used for removal of skin proturberances, saucerization
, levelization and shave biopsy at any level of the dermis.
If we had used simple excision and saucerization
in our patients without a mastoidectomy, then meatoplasty and canaloplasty would have been impossible because of the presence of the major bony defect and a large dead space.
Cockerell said he is a big fan of saucerization
excision techniques, especially for melanocytic lesions.