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A 19-year-old male asked:

Im 19 years old and just had a nevus dysplasia biopsy result. follow up in 2 weeks. though benign, what is my future outlook like with skin cancer?

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Dr. Steven Saunders
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Dysplastic Nevus: Once removed the threat of transformation of this potentially PRE-malignant skin lesion to cancer is eliminated. Annual total body skin exams are the best means of early detection and reduced skin cancer threat.

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Last updated Feb 4, 2015

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