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Time to Move on From Prescribing Oral Antibiotics as Prophylaxis for Mohs?

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Name: Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]
ISSN: 1524-4725
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Use of antibiotics before, during, or after a diagnostic, therapeutic, or surgical procedure to prevent infectious complications.

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