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large skin tags
A 12-year-old female asked:
Specializes in Pediatrics
Biopsy: The tag may have had some internal bleeding leading to the color change. Ask your MD to send it for pathology if you are worried about cancer risks. G ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Easily removed: This is a benign lesion. If bothersome, a physician can remove this fairly simply under local anesthesia.
31 years experience Dermatology
Skin Tag: See your local dermatologist. The skin tag will first be numbed and the excised.
A 37-year-old male asked:
36 years experience Breast Surgery
It means: go see your dermatologist
A 37-year-old member asked:
45 years experience Dermatology
Skin tag: It could be tag or a neurofibromas. It can be removed bybsinple office procedure.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Checked yes: Unlikely an emergency, and unlikely to be a malignancy. Give him a couple of weeks to have it checked out by his primary care dr. Or a urologist.
A 35-year-old female asked:
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Skin tag: Skin tags are benign and if they catch on something can bleed. A dermatologist can help you get rid of it.
A 57-year-old male asked:
36 years experience Pediatrics
See Your Doctor Now: Description suggests possible Tinea Cruris (aka Jock Itch). a fungal skin infection; thrives in warm, moist areas (groin, inner thighs, buttocks); tre ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
21 years experience Family Medicine
Skin tag removal: Skin tags are removed in a sterile fashion in clinic. The labia is highly vascular which makes bleeding a risk with removal. See your pcp, a dermato ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
31 years experience Ophthalmology
See a derm doc: Any unusual mole and certainly one that has changed needs to be evaluated by a dermatologist.
A 46-year-old female asked:
54 years experience Rheumatology
Need to see your MD: These may be simple benign skin tags but see your gynecologist or dermatologist for the correct diagnosis
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