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Should you cut off a mole at home?

Should you cut off a mole at home?

Not a good idea: There is a reason why physicians study so much to remove moles. Not sure what do you do but I would recommend to see a dermatologist or a plastic surgeon before doing something you should not be doing. ...Read more

Dr. Coyle Connolly
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Moles (Definition)

A mole (also called a nevus) is a localized overgrowth of pigment-producing cells (melanocytes) in the skin. Most moles are benign. However, these cells can become cancerous. This is known as melanoma, ...Read more


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What happens if I remove a mole at home & that mole was cancerous?

What happens if I remove a mole at home & that mole was cancerous?

Only God knows what: First, you should never do this as you can only complicate your life and make it impossible for your doctor to tell what was this lesion in the first place...It may have been benign or a melanoma...If it was a brown or black mole (red ones are usually benign). If it was a cancer, it may reappear in the same spot or in th nearby areas like skin or lymph nodes draining the skin of this area.
Good luc. ...Read more

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I remove a mole at home by myself The blackspot disappear n wound healbut now turn into a grey area. Is it pigments? How can I remove the grey skin?

I remove a mole at home by myself The blackspot disappear n wound healbut now turn into a grey area. Is it pigments? How can I remove the grey skin?

Not a do it yourself: Issue. The removed mole should have been submitted for examination by a pathologist. Removing moles is not a do it yourself project. Please see a doctor for proper care. ...Read more

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What can I do to freeze off my mole?

What can I do to freeze off my mole?

Mole Removal: Moles are not frozen but removed by surgical excision. Seborrheic keratosis which are benign lesions are frozen with liquid nitrogen. ...Read more

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How can I remove a flat mole at home?

How can I remove a flat mole at home?

Would not do it: 1st, you'll need anesthesia and that is not over the counter. 2nd you will want to send the specimen which is excised in a fixative to a pathology lab for histologic identification. That is standard practice whenever anything is surgically removed from the body. Only a medical profession has the materials and knowledge of how to do that. Finally, you need to suture the area sterilely. Really? ...Read more

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How can you remove flat mole at home?

How can you remove flat mole at home?

Go to Dermlink: You need a diagnosis before attempting any home remedies which are not risk free. If you can't find a doctor in your area there is a service at dermlink. Com which can assist you in getting an accurate diagnosis ...Read more

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How to remove mole using natural home remedies?

How to remove mole using natural home remedies?

Mole: No home remedies recommended. A dermatologist would remove the mole and have it tested to make sure there is no cancer present. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies to remove a mole quickly?

What are some home remedies to remove a mole quickly?

There are none!: Do not fool around with a mole with any home remedies. You must show it to your doctor in case the mole is changing in color or in size...It could be a melanoma wiich can not be treated with home remedies as it is a dangerous type of skin cancer and can prove fatal if neglected or mismanaged. ...Read more

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Do not want this mole here. It embarrassing. Any fast at home remedies I can use?

Mole removal: I know of no home remedies. If you find a a board certified surgeon with whom you can establish a good rapport, you need not be embarrassed. ...Read more

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Is there anyway I can remove a mole without cutting it at home safely assuming I have had it checked?

Mole Removal: I would strongly suggest against attempting to remove any growths on your own, by any means. Although the growth has been examined by a physician, anytime a lesion is removed, it should be sent for pathology evaluation to make sure with certainty that it is not in fact something dangerous. I highly recommend you seek out a dermatologist or plastic surgeon to have this condition cared for. ...Read more

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Hi today my dog cut a mole on the front of my neck. Beeling and pretty much hanging. Can I cut it off at home?

Hi today my dog cut a mole on the front of my neck. Beeling and pretty much hanging. Can I cut it off at home?

No: The likelihood of you getting an infection goes up by the day, and if you cut it off without medical supervision, you are likely going to make matters worse. Keep it clean, apply some topical antibiotic until you get to see your doctor ...Read more

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How can I remove this mole at home using apple viniger?

You don't: Please leave the medical treatments to a physician and don't do wild things with vinegar to remove moles that could be a cancer. Have it checked before removing it the right way. ...Read more

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Is it possible to remove a mole using just home remedies? If so how? And will it leave a scar? If so is it possible or how can I remove it? THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!

Is it possible to remove a mole using just home remedies? If so how? And will it leave a scar? If so is it possible or how can I remove it? THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!

No: The only way to remove a mole is with a procedure. The good news is it can usually be done under local anesthetic, and sometimes the scar is not very visible. Sometimes what looks like a mole can actually be a skin cancer, like a malignant melanoma. So if there is a change in it, see a doctor. ...Read more

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What is the best home remedy for mole removal?

NONE: In order, not to miss a serious malignancy, the melanoma all moles after removal biopsy must be done, only a physician can do and no home remedy for moles, and no one should attempt ...Read more

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How can I remove a mole-like bump with home remedy?

How can I remove a mole-like bump with home remedy?

Mole removal: Do not try a home remedy. Have your mole evaluated and removed by a board certified physician with expertise in mole removal. ...Read more

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Is it safe to remove a mole by home remedies including garlic caster oil vinegar and baking powder? Please answer.

It's your choice: If it's a melanoma -- and you're old enough -- it'll be back and you'll pay with your life. If it's a particylarly nasty-looking one, why not have it removed safely and reliably? If it's not, why not leave it alone? ...Read more

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Is there any safe way for mole removal at home. Moles on face and neck came while pregnant. Moles are hereditary.

Is there any safe way for mole removal at home. Moles on face and neck came while pregnant. Moles are hereditary.

Risky: It is very risky to do mole removal by yourself. Please consult with a board certified Facial Plastic Surgeon, Plastic Surgeon, or Dermatologist. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Are there any OTC mole removal treatments or home remedies that work well for removing moles? This is for cosmetic reasons.

Are there any OTC mole removal treatments or home remedies that work well for removing moles? This is for cosmetic reasons.

NO NO NO: You should not remove mole even if possible, always need biopsy (histological examination) to make sure is not a malignant skin lesion (melanoma). ...Read more

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I have a mole I would like to remove on my forehead with home remedies. It is quite small. I tried honey but I'm not sure it works. Will urine work& how?

No home remedies: Self treatment is not a good idea to remove a mole. If it is of concern, please see a plastic surgeon or dermatologist for removal. The removed tissue should be submitted to a pathologist for examination. ...Read more

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Can I use apple cider vinegar for mole removal at home?

No: I would advise against this. If you have moles that you are concerned with you should see your friendly dermatologist. ...Read more

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How I can remove moles at home?

Remove moles at home: You cannot safely remove moles at home and I would strongly caution you against doing so. Have a dermatologist evaluate it and make sure it is nothing more than a mole. ...Read more

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Can there be any way to remove large amounts of moles at home?

Can there be any way to remove large amounts of moles at home?

Mole: No home remedies recommended. A dermatologist would remove the mole and have it tested to make sure there is no cancer present. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a home-made remedy to get rid of moles?

Mole: No home remedies recommended. A dermatologist would remove the mole and have it tested to make sure there is no cancer present. ...Read more

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What are good home remediesfor skin moles that is on my face?

What are good home remediesfor skin moles that is on my face?

Moles: There are no effective home remedies for mole or nevi removal. Without proper surgical removal the mole is more likely to become infected or scar if home remedies are attempted. The mole also should be removed by a dermatologist who would send the specimen for pathological evaluation. ...Read more

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I am 59 and developed two moles which I am sure is seborrehic kerotosis. Can I apply freeze-on to remove them? I looked it up and they say they don't need to be treated, but they are ugly. The article said they can be freezed off or cut out. Sounds like

I am 59 and developed two moles which I am sure is seborrehic kerotosis. Can I apply freeze-on to remove them? I looked it up and they say they don't need to be treated, but they are ugly. The article said they can be freezed off or cut out. Sounds like

Seborrheic keratosis: I would only have a dermatologist diagnose the lesions to make sure they are "only" seborrheic keratosis and nothing more serious. Cryosurgery (liquid nitrogen) should only be applied by an experienced physician since over zealous use may lead to scarring. ...Read more

Dr. Coyle Connolly
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