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at what age can you get a skin cancer check and what is involved in getting one?

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Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Skin check : There is no age limit when getting a skin check. A. Dermatologist will inspect the skin visually sometimes with the aid of a magnifier looking from the top of the head to the bottom of the feet . Get checked if there is a family history of skin cancer or suspicious area present.
Answered on Jun 6, 2013
Dr. Barry Cohen
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Should be: Part of every routine physical even from a pediatrician.
Answered on Sep 13, 2013

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