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A 18-year-old female asked:

There's a tiny mark on my leg, i don't know if its a mole or blackhead. i don't know if its always been there, but it hasn't changed at all for months?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Leg: It is difficult to tell you if you have a nevus, mole or blackhead without visual inspection. The fact that it has remained stable for many months speaks in your favor. It would be best if your doctor or dermatoligist can take a look so you won't have to worry about it
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