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Itchy And Swollen Mole
Had two moles removed and cauterized one on my inner thigh and the other my hip. The one on my hip is very itchy but NOT red or swollen is this normal?
Itchy wound: The itchy feeling associated with a healing wound may come from the skin's fibroblasts working themselves into the fresh wound trying to heal itself. Or maybe you are wearing wool pants!! ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
I've always had a big mole on top of my back and today been slightly itchy and its slightly raised bit at top?
I have a mole on the back of my head since I was born but here recently it has got bigger and kind of bumpy. It's also itchy and hurting. ?
I had an itchy mole on the back of my neck. The other day I accidentally scratched it and now it's gone, is that OK or should I be worried?
Don't know: I don't think I would be worried. However, I would be concerned. Obviously it is small. If it returns, I would suggest seeing the advice of a dermatologist or plastic surgeon. Best of luck. ...Read more
Itchy Mole : An itchy mole can be a symptom of melanoma, an aggressive form of skin cancer. However, you have to take into consideration other factors that may be causing your mole to itch. Are you using a new laundry detergent? Do you use lotion that contains fragrances or other chemicals that is irritating the skin? Think about what products you use and how they may cause skin irritation. See your derm asap! ...Read more