The text of the chapters is not only lucid and precise but also depicts a step-by-step didactic content profusely illustrated by colored as well as black and white photographs. Some degree of overlap/repetition of procedure(s) are inevitable in a dissertation of this nature. It may prove a boon as an option which may judiciously be exercised. Contains CD ROM to facilitate the successful execution of the procedure(s). Apparently, for all intents and purposes, it should prove a ready reckoner to postgraduates and those practising dermatologic surgery. It may also provide a semblance of uniformity in pursuing these procedures.