A 36-year-old member asked:
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i have a mole that itches really bad sometimes . why is that, and should i be concerned?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Yes: The mole is inflammed and it is best to have it checked which may include biopsy and total removal. See a dermatologist for proper treatment.
Answered on Mar 5, 2014
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Possibly: If a mole that was asymptomatic (no discomfort) is now itchy or changing in size and/or color, it must be looked at immediately to make sure it is not ... Read More
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Dr. Karen Han answered
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See your doctor: If a mole is changing or symptomatic (itch or bleed), you should see your doctor for evaluation and possible biopsy.
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Dr. Robert Uyeda
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Depends on: appearance and size, but more important, change in appearance or size. Have a dermatologist take a look for specific advice in your case.
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Dr. Louis Gallia
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Yes: Yes, have an exam by a dermatologist.
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