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i pierced a mole in my nose and i dunno what to do .. is it going to get larger or form a melanoma or something?

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Dr. Marina Landa
31 years experience Pathology
Hopefully not: Maybe it is better to make piercing in place where no moles.
Answered on Apr 26, 2015

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