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Frankfort, KY
A 22-year-old female asked:

I have a mole on my sholder that is the same color as my skin(pale) it itches every once inawhile. is this bad i am really worried?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Karen Han
Dermatology 24 years experience
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. Coyle Connolly
Dermatology 30 years experience
Itchy mole: Symptoms such as itch are occasionally a sign that a mole could be cancerous . See a dermatologist to evaluate and reassure.
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Last updated Apr 23, 2013

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