A member asked:

What are the risk factors for moles?

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Dr. Kirk Churukian answered

Specializes in Surgery - Plastics

Easy as ABCDE...: Risk factors for malignancy include... Asymmetry, Border irregularity, Color varigations, Diameter (bigger IS NOT better), and Evolving size or irregularity of border/color. Additionally, more than 100 moles on you body puts you at increased risk.

Answered 10/3/2019

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Dr. Mark Pack answered

Specializes in General Surgery

Sun Exposure: Sun exposure is a common risk factor .

Answered 6/5/2017

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