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No: It didn't work, did it? And it won't. Sometimes messing with a mole excites immunity; usually it doesn't. I'm sorry. A person who writes something like this on the internet may simply be fantasy-prone or doing this as a prank. Why not keep the "mole" -- or if it's worrisome for melanoma, have your physician see it and remove it properly. ...Read more
Hi, is it possible to remove big sized irregular shaped white mole present on the face.
If possible then could you suggest the treatment name.
Plastic surgery: It is best to try plastic surgery but see a dermatologist first to make an accurate diagnosis. It is important for dermatologists and plastic surgeons to work together ...Read more
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
Can a mole rapidly change shape, size, color? Flattened out completely then raise again every few days [as a reaction TO TCA acid] treatment?
Irritation: TCA can definitely cause irritation to the skin and any growths that it comes in contact with. ...Read more
I have a raised mole all my life, it's non-cancerous. Will honey work as a home remedy to make the mole smaller? Thanks.
Lasers and moles: The laser used for laser hair removal shines in the skin and the hair equally. Pigmented skin, like in a mole, will tend to absorb more laser energy that pale white skin, so color change is possible. On the other hand, if the mole was changing and you only noticed it because you had hair removal in the area, this should be checked out by your dermatologist. If there is any doubt, get checked out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a small dark mole on my scrotum when squeezed it bleeds. I have had uvb treatment in past for psariasis and am worried it may be cancerous?
Had hydatidiform mole pregnancy, it was terminated bec cystic hygroma fetus, do I've chance for another normal preg?do I need treatment?
Yes: Any abnormal pregnancies such as this are due to genetic it Tatian's which can happen only one time there's no guarantee you will have another problem like this. To be sure you might want to have genetic counseling or you can check your chromosomes it's possible that you have a chromosome disease that could be inherited most likely it is a random mutation which will never happen again ...Read more
Scar revision or laser treatment? What's best? For keloid scar, also have a mole on the scar tissue
Keloid Rx: The safest approach is silicone tape/gel (myscaraway, from walgreens/online), steroid/bleomycin injections immunosuppressant/chemotherapyagent) only in pro hands, electron-beam radiotherapy, almost never excision unless radiotherapy can be guaranteed within 24hr after excision. Be very careful or it will be made worse by cutting it! close follow up for 2yrs+ to monitor for recurrence essential! ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Mole: No home remedy for mole removal. We would worry about bleeding for one or a preparation that would only irritate the skin and cause more problems. A dermatologist is equipped to remove a mole through a simple surgical procedure. The skin specimen is then analyzed under the microscope (something a home remedy could never offer). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have very tiny skin color moles kinda of on my neck. They are very tiny. What would it be? And what would be treatment for the same?
Skin tags: Skin tags are small flesh colored, brown or dark bumps often found on the neck . They are sometimes treated with a heat cautery or removed following a anesthetic injection, both techniques are performed by a dermatologist. See your physician for evaluation and proper diagnosis. ...Read more
Moles: The only proper way to remove a mole is through a simple surgical procedure. In this way a specimen is then available for histopathological diagnosis. ...Read more