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A 26-year-old female asked:

26yr old. small new mole growth on face. color shape, good. no derm, stationed overseas. can new moles be non cancerous? scared :(

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Probably fine: If it doesn't have melanoma features, it's probably not cancer. Most new moles are harmless.
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