A 50-year-old member asked:
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help please? i had a mole removed a few years ago. the scar won't heal. how can i heal it?

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Dr. Joseph Campanelli
29 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Need to be seen: A mole that was removed and does not heal is suspicious for skin cancer. You should be seen by a dermatologist for an evaluation.
Answered on Feb 23, 2014

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