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how to remove a mole with compound w

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Test first: Before removing a mole or nevis you should have it biopsied to make sure it is not a cancer. After it is negative, the best is to get laser or ipl to ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
You don't: I do not believe that is the purpose of compound w. You want to make sure you know what you are treating first.....Moles by themsleves dont need to b ... Read More
Dr. Robert Dorsey
35 years experience Wound care
You don’t : Compound W isn’t used to treat moles. The mole may need to be biopsied to make sure it isn’t a skin cancer

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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronit Sugar
38 years experience General Surgery
No: If the biopsy did not show atypical cells (precancerous) then it will not turn into skin cancer. If the mole grew back unevenly you can have it surgic ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
30 years experience Dermatology
Remove a mole: Unless your dermatologist is concerned about cancer, the most common method is to numb the area with a small injection, and shave the bump off with a ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
There are none!: Do not fool around with a mole with any home remedies. You must show it to your doctor in case the mole is changing in color or in size...It could be ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Gi see your doctor: Your doctor can remove the mole for you. It is simple to excise it and it can be done by any phisician or surgeon or you can seek expert help from a d ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Mole: A mole should only be removed by a physician . Bleeding and infection are complications that should be avoided. Also a specimen is needed to send to ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Newman
29 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Go to Dermlink : You need a diagnosis before attempting any home remedies which are not risk free. If you can't find a doctor in your area there is a service at derm ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
No not at all: It is dangerous to fool around with a mole as it can be a melanoma in which case you will delay the diagnosis and likely harm your self. Melanomas are ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
18 years experience Dermatology
Yes: This can be removed with a simple in office procedure.

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