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A 25-year-old male asked:

Does a tender itchy flat mole always mean cancer? and what is the difference between flat and raised mole?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Tissue examination: The only way to know for sure is to remove the lesion and send the tissue to a pathologist for examination. If you have any doubt, see your doctor.

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