Wedge excision of lips and ears.

Australian family physician

PubMedID: 2039414

Burke M. Wedge excision of lips and ears. Aust Fam Physician. 1991;20(3):297-301.
The wedge resection of malignant lesions on exposed parts of the lip and ear is a straightforward procedure. The keys to success include knowing the anatomy of these structures, careful marking of lines of incision, stopping bleeding and the meticulous realignment of skin surfaces.