A 25-year-old male asked:
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for a skin cancer screening by dermatologist do i have to get naked or no? my genitals dont recieve sunlight so i dont see why i would

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Dr. Lewis Hassell
38 years experience Pathology
Skin Cancers: While sun exposure is the most important risk factor for skin cancer, many potentially lethal skin cancers develop in protected sites like the soles of the feet, scalp and genital areas. It's important to be thoroughly examined, but this can be done with respect and dignity.
Answered on May 9, 2015
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