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soreness and scabbing after a mole removal

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payman Kosari
Specializes in Cosmetic Surgery
Mole removal & pain: Hello, It is normal for you to have some discomfort three days our from a mole removal. Notify your physician if you have increasing redness, swellli ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Leave it alone: It is clean procedure , chances of getting infected is very low, most of the time will need dry dressing only. Speak to your surgeon , some times you ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Mole: Keep wound dry. Keep your hands off it. if infected, will become red, tender, and may drain.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Once its healed, en-: Joy life.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Let a plastic: surgeon do it. Freezing might a br a good choice too
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Unfortunately: keloid formation is unpredictable , usually will happens with in couple of months , and usual to from from keloids from old healed scars.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Simple is best.: Just a band aid with a spot of neosporin should be fine. No cleaning necessary. Keep clean and dry until suture removal in about 7 days - or sooner ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Melissa Gowans
20 years experience Pediatrics
Local reaction: Sounds like a local allergic reaction. Are you using any topical antibiotics on it? Any particular bandaid/dressing. Not infrequently folks can be a ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Bankov
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Not necessarily : Often local anesthesia can be used for this procedure as well.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Mole removal: Don't use it. You are better off having your mole evaluated and removed by a board certified physician with expertise in mole removal.

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