A 32-year-old female asked:
Should someone be concerned about a mole that became itchy, and fell off, leaving a raised, mole shaped scar?
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General Surgery 47 years experience
Sounds like: a verruca, or wart. But depending on appearance, size, and any recent changes, it could always be a melanoma if it is a pigmented lesion. It is best to show it to your doctor.
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