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Have a mole that has little black dots surrounding it on one side. shld i go to the doc? thanks

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Dr. Lewis Hassell
Pathology 39 years experience
Pigmented lesions: Key features that suggest a need for excision or biopsy of a pigmented lesion are 1)irregular vs. smooth margins, 2) variation in pigmentation; 3) any asymmetry; and 4) change in appearance/ or size. The variation in pigmentation is sufficient cause for concern to merit excision.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Irregular mole: Yes, have dermatilogist assess them.

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