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Journal Article
Study

Quantifying and characterizing adverse events in dermatologic surgery.

O'Neill JL, Lee YS, Solomon JA, et al. Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]. 2013;39:872-8.

This prospective study found that the rate of adverse events in outpatient dermatologic surgery was very low, occurring in approximately 1 in 50 cases.