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A 17-year-old female asked:

Can a birthmark turn into cancer? i have had this mole on my leg since i was born. its now raised and somewhat changing color...cancer or harmless?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
Please see: Please see a dermatologist.You may need a biopsy to diagnose the lesion. This will tell you if there is cancer.
Last updated Mar 19, 2014

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