A 20-year-old female asked:
small mole on my face has recently become swollen and hurts. could it be a pimple underneath the mole?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Kenneth Smith answered
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: Worrisome that mole sudden change with pain. Do not attempt to squeeze. Serious diseases such as melanoma can occur in rapidly changing mole. See your doctor before taking any additional action. Regretfully I have seen melanoma at age twenty.
Answered on May 27, 2015
Dr. Michael Macdonald answered
33 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Yes: Or an ingrown hair.
Answered on Dec 4, 2012
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
$15 per month