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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Nevus Sebaceous: Most sebaceous naevi remain unchanged in adulthood and do not cause any problems. However, another tumour can arise within the lesion. This may be har ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
It depends...: If your doctor is a contracted member of your insurance plan, and your deductible and co-insurance level is reasonable, the cost should be nominal. A ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Carey
35 years experience Ophthalmology
No prevention: You can't really prevent moles but if they are growing, changing in color or become inflamed it could be a sign of a malignant transformation and sho ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. James Seward
21 years experience Dermatology
Laser : Laser removal of moles is not recommended b/c moles should be evaluated by a pathologist to ensure they are benign. Laser destroys the mole and any a ... Read More
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Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Mole: A mole removal isnot a serious ordeal but if the mole trans forms it can be more serious therefore it is not a bad Idea to follow your dermatologist's ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Lechtman
29 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: If your looking for removal then plastic surgery may help. Removal and techniques depend on size and location.
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A female asked:
Dr. Arlo Miller
14 years experience Dermatology
Unfortunately, : Unfortunately, there aren't options that straightforward and you really are stuck with having it excised, in which case you will be trading it for a s ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
50 years experience Cardiology
Simple: These days laser can be done under topical anesthesia.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Hargan
22 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Second look slides: It is always ok to ask for the slides of the original specimen to be reviewed by another pathologist / pathology team, if you are concerned about an a ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Blue nevus: See a live ophthalmologist. If you can't find one where you live come into NYC and be seen @ Columbia's Eye Institute.

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