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How does cryosurgery treat rhinophyma?

Cryosurgery uses very cold temperatures to remove unwanted tissues by freezing. The method is used to treat various conditions, including rhinophyma. Cold temperatures effectively remove defective glands with little pain or bleeding. However, cryosurgery offers the surgeon less control over the depth of the surgery than some other methods.

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