- Scalpel l f athoms - is a more recent discovery.
It is the crowning merit of the author that he never ceases to be an impartial spectator - a cold and curious critic. We might compare him to an anatomist, with knife and scalpel dissecting the dead body of Italy, and pointing out the symptoms of her manifold diseases with the indifferent analysis of one who has no moral sensibility.
A doctor may use a scalpel or a pair of sharp surgical shears to remove the tag.
Removing a mole for cosmetic reasons involves numbing the area and using scissors or a scalpel to remove the elevated portion.
For larger tags or small tags that are difficult to snip, clean removal can be done with a scalpel.