Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

large skin tags

A 12-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
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

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Janet Turkle
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Easily removed: This is a benign lesion. If bothersome, a physician can remove this fairly simply under local anesthesia.
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Skin Tag: See your local dermatologist. The skin tag will first be numbed and the excised.
1
1 thank
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
36 years experience Breast Surgery
It means: go see your dermatologist
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Skin tag: It could be tag or a neurofibromas. It can be removed bybsinple office procedure.
2
2 thanks
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Klauber
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.
2
2 thanks
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
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.
1
1 thank
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
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
1
1 thank
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Stokes
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
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
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:
Dr. John Goldman
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
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

People also searched for:

Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
Unlimited visits
$10/month