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A 47-year-old female asked:

Had a small pale freckle on back. seemed to get a spot under it. over last 8 months it is now red, raised with purple,pink mottled appearance. itchy?

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Dr. Robert Sterling
A Verified Doctoranswered
47 years experience
Time4ADermatologist: Today is Sunday. Tomorrow, call a local dermatologist and have it looked at. Any "mole" that's changing like that needs immediate attention(by 'immediate' I mean within a week or so, ).It's not an emergency but needs to be looked at and probably a sample taken for microscopic examination.Also to look for any similar lesions elsewhere (sometimes they're hidden),and to check your overall health, etc
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Last updated Nov 30, 2015


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