Electrocauterization:It is the treatment of lesions such as warts, moles, sun-induced blisters on the skin using electric current under local anesthesia.
Electrocautery is based on the principle of burning and destroying raised lesions from the skin as a result of the conversion of electrical energy into heat.
It was used as cautery in the earliest treatments. Now, electrocoagulation with a bipolar, direct current device (stop bleeding)and electrodesiccation (cutting)implemented as transactions.
It is a treatment applied on the same principles in many skin diseases that cause swelling such as warts, seborrheic keratosis, pyogenic granuloma.