A 25-year-old female asked:
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why is it good to see a dermatologist if a mole worries you?

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Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Melanoma: To make sure you don't have a very malignant melanoma.
Answered on Aug 11, 2015

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