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A 28-year-old male asked:

Have a mole on arm 3 x 3 mm mostly uniform colour with a little lighter spot in the middle. recently noticed that it has become a bit raised. cancer?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Mole: Doesnt sound like cancer but to be sure check with your dermatologist.
Dr. Matthew Solhjem
Radiation Oncology 21 years experience
Unlikely: Given your age, it is unlikely to be cancer. But, i would need to see it to be sure. I would recommend that you see a dermatologist for evaluation. If is is suspicious looking, a biopsy may be performed.

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Last updated Sep 15, 2015

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