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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Mole issues: Any moles that seem to change color or start getting bigger need to be seen by a Dermatologist to make sure its not a melanoma type lesion.
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Changing mole : Naked eye examination is not enough , you will need dermoscopy . Please see a dermatologist or plastic surgeon or doctor who has done diploma is skin ... Read More
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Can look: Yes, if you have a live consult via SmartHealth we can take a look and advise you. The first screening examination is the 'ABCD' exam (Asymmetry, Bord ... Read More

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Concierge service: This probably can be done through HealthTap's concierge service. This forum is for more general medical advice, not direct care such as diagnosis of a ... Read More
Dr. Sue Ferranti
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Request consult...: If you request a consult, you will be put in contact with a physician one on one. You can then either do a video consult or a text consult. In this co ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vincent Rizzo
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Picture?: I don't see an attached picture. General worrisome signs with a mole would be change of color, size or texture.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
40 years experience Radiology
Not likely Cancer: You can't go through life wondering and believe me doctors don't have a problem dealing with this stuff. Find a tough guy general surgeon in your area ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Mole Removal: Shave biopsies are limited to superficial lesions and if done correctly rarely scar. Punch biopsies are simple to perform, have few complications, and ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes, you should: In my opinion you should ALWAYS be worried when a mole acts up. Either it is being irritated, or it may be infected, or it may be becoming a melanoma ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Not here: This public HT site offers medical advice on general questions. It is not a chat room and does not have any feature that allows us to see pictures. Al ... Read More
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A 6-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shitel Patel
14 years experience Plastic Surgery
Changes to mole: When moles change in color, size, shape or bleed then there is an indication for a punch biopsy or excision of the mole(if small). I would see a derma ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Not usually : The really nasty one is called malignant melanoma. Your description does not sound like that at all. You can look on the web at www.mayoclinic.com sea ... Read More
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Dr. Carrie Cannon
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Shave biopsy, excise: Need to have it excisionally biopsied, if it is in a place difficult to see. It is always safer to have a dermatologist or primary care physician do a ... Read More

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