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Mole In Corner Of Eye
I am worried of the flat mole in the corner of my left eye, the pink flesh part and almost on the white part of my eye. It has been there for about 3-4 years and my doctor said I should be fine but I'm not too sure about it...
Mole on eye: Send a photo as this will help us see if it is dangerous or not. Serial photos will also be needed to be sure it does not grow. Wear sunglasses & hat in meantime. ...Read more
Had ring worm on scalp as a kid. Left a bald spot top corner of head. Mole on spot was brown now pink. Hurts to touch and sometimes shooting pain.
Skin findings: It is very hard to diagnose skin lesions over the telephone. If tender you might have an infection. Start with seeing your primary doctor and if needed, a dermatologist. Be prepared to say how long the problem has been there, any medications and other symptoms. This needs to be seen in person. ...Read more
Depends.: If it is growing or changing, then consider removal. Has it been there all your life? If so, then most likely it is not malignant. You need to see your eye md or dermatologist to make sure it is not malignant. ...Read more
Peeled a mole off. Could it still be seen under a dermatoscope eventhough its not visible to the naked eye? Peeled this mole off 2 months ago. Worried that it cant be seen under a dermatoscope...
Nothing serious: Any white spots in a mole mean that the mole is not homogeneous and the white spots are really the white of the eye (sclera) showing through or that those areas are depigmented. ...Read more
Eye lesion: Only by seeing it, a doc can tell whether it is in need of removal or can be left alone. If it is bothering you, this should come out. You may either send a pic or request a private consult through this site or see a physician locally. ...Read more
Possibly: Any mole anywhere can be cancerous. See a dermatologist to check it out. Make sure you wear sun block oceangirl. ...Read more
I have a mole in the lacrimal in the right eye and I want to remove to waht doxtor shoul I go to?
My son developed a pin sized dark red mark under his eye that I just noticed. It's flat and I can't feel it. It looks like a mole. What could it be?
? pigmented mole.: Probably a pigmented mole, if he is well and has no other problems you could watch, if it is getting bigger, changes color, starts raising or the edges become irregular see a dermatologist. If you are worried see the doctor soon. ...Read more
If your derm tells you to keep an eye on a mole for changes, how long do u need to do so before you can conclude that it's most likely not suspicious?
"Forever": Always keep an eye on it but practically, 3-6 months. ...Read more
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Probably nothing: If the mole was benign, you are left with a hopefully insignificant scar which will not cause any problems. If the scar looks bad, it can be revised by an oculoplastic surgeon or a general plastic surgeon. The mole is not scar tissue as it presumably is gone. ...Read more
Arter a mole is removed, will it ever grow back or develop cancer that's not visible for the eye?
Possible: Possible but unlikely if it was completely removed and was totally benign. If not totally benign, requires close monitoring. ...Read more
I have a brown spot on my iris and a mole that has 2 white spots on the back of my eye what does this mean?
I'm getting my mole removed in a couple hours using an eye shaped incision. I will be under local anesthesia, will it hirt?
I have a mole in the inner canthus of my eye. Had it since birth but it has been growing over the years and it itches/hurts at times.
Moles: No one like to have a procedure buy it is time to have it removed see a local plastic surgeon or opthamlogist for removal you will be glad you did cheers ...Read more