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i have a freckle on my face that has gotten bigger what should I do

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Dr. Daniel Konold
32 years experience Family Medicine
Biopsy: Any new or changing skin lesion should be biopsied.
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A female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Probable keratosis: Most nevi that transform to the malignant state do so by enlarging , usually becoming darker in pigmentation, and potentially ulcerating. For a freck ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
27 years experience Ophthalmology
No: No, but it still can be cancer or anything else. Even a photo would not tell us for sure. You must have this lesion examined in person. See a dermatol ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
I'd urge you not to: If you use a freckle remover, even from a dermatologist, you risk disfiguring yourself. Freckles are endearing, they're distinctively you, and a major ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shino Aguilera
21 years experience Dermatology
Freckles: You may want to try an over the counter 2% hydroquinone cream. If it does vanish go to a dermatologist to do a laser or chemical peel treatment.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Big Head: If you mean you have a big size head, than you donot have to be concerned as long you went through your childhood, finished school and has done well ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Not many: Freckles, of course, are normal pigmentation for some people. Dermatologists, plastic surgeons, and aestheticians can help if you are uncomfortable w ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
Change your hairstyle: It's common for people your age to feel physically abnormal in some way. I'm sure your face is just the right size. And there's no way to make it smal ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Please see: a dermatologist for in-person consultation.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Facial volume: Skin can be improved by treating any active Acne and acne scars as well as treatments to tighten your pores with chemical or LASER peels. Improving yo ... Read More

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