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A 22-year-old female asked:

Painful mole on butt/hip. feels like bee sting when touched. just had skin check & 2 moles biopsied.she didn't really check there. do i need to worry?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sarmela Sunder
18 years experience
Have it examined: If it is painful, it is best to have it evaluated. Examining it sooner than later can help with treating it more effectively.
Dr. Coyle Connolly
Dermatology 30 years experience
Painful mole : Moles should not be painful. Is it irritated? Could it be changing or cancerous? The area has to be visualized by a dermatologist to make the proper diagnosis and to treat accordingly.

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