Penile cancer will be staged and treated with surgical procedures in some cases. This article provides details regarding the different types of surgical procedures that can be options for treating penile cancer.
Some cases of penile cancer may be treated with a penectomy. A penectomy is a surgical procedure in which either part of or the entire penis is removed.
Mohs micrographic surgery is a surgical treatment for basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. It is done as an outpatient procedure and the goal is to minimize the amount of good tissue that is removed and to lessen the appearance of a scar post surgery.