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Is there anything to do about a cherry angioma?

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Dr. Stephen Friedman answered

Specializes in Dermatology

YES: Cherry angiomas are common non-cancerous tumors made of blood vessels. They are usually hereditary and accumulate with advancing age. Since they are benign, no treatment is necessary. However, elective removal of cherry angiomata include electrodesiccation, laser ablation, and excision.

Answered 11/3/2016



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