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A 36-year-old member asked:

what do you recommend if i have a mole on my neck that i'd like to get removed. does getting them removed hurt?

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Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 64 years experience
No: Many moles that are benign and hidden under close are easily watched for changes. In the neck area where a growing pigmented lesion is present, cosmetics is important and since even large moles are easy to excise, I do recommend their removal.

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Last updated Apr 18, 2014

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