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A 25-year-old female asked:

Raised mole on my back. one color, smooth edges. it's itching now - should i be concerned? how long would removal take? who do i contact for removal?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Vishnu Rumalla
Plastic Surgery 26 years experience
Dermatologist: Please see a dermatologist, itching can be a sign that the lesion is changing. Good luck.
Dr. Janet Turkle
Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Get checked: Usually smooth borders and non variegated coloration indicate less likely malignant. Agree that evaluation by specialist is needed.
Last updated Apr 24, 2015


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