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What percentage of moles are usually cancerous?

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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology 51 years experience
Rare: Only a very(very!) small % of moles are cancerous.
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 47 years experience
Less than 1%: Avery small percentage change to skin cancer but you should be vigilant in check for changing moles every month.
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