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Red Moles On Stomach
I'm starting to see a lot of red moles on my stomach n arms I've never had them before, im don't tan or be on the sun. What could it be?
Red freckle developed under bra strap also coulor less mole on abdomen been bleeding and spot in bak of hair crusting and not healing?
I have an old mole on my lower abdomen. It is dark brown, oval shaped, and raised. Earlier this week I noticed that it has started peeling and looks red under where it peeled. Should I be worried?
Yes.: Any mole, or skin growth that starts changing character after staying the same for many years, has a likely chance of meaning it has become malignant. It is an indication to have it evaluated by a dermatologist (or experienced generalist) and have it biopsied or removed entirely. Most skin cancers are basal or squamous cell and are easily rx. Malignant melanoma is most serious, so don't wait. ...Read more
I developed a small mole-like spot on my stomach. It is smaller than a pencil eraser and it started out as dark red and has been on me for about a week. It is now brown and it is flat, but feels like I could peel it off like a scab if I wanted to.
Spot on stomach: The spot needs to be examined by your doctor. There are several possibilities, some benign and some more serious. Your doc will know and take care of it. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I have a greenish black mole on my arm that has been there for 8 or 9 years and a lot of moles on my body for about a year and a half I have had red blotches on my chest that are starting to spread to my stomach and arms sometimes they are light pink some
Periodic check up: You need to have these lesions checked periodically by a dermatologist. ...Read more
Hemangiomas: These are most likely cherry angiomas or hemangiomas. These are small malformations of blood vessels. They are benign and harmless. You can tell it is a hemangioma if, when you press on it, it completely flattens out. Usually, it will plump up with blood in a second or two. ...Read more
I'm worried about my mole, it was itchy and now its stinging and I now have little red spots around it. Now I have a stonache ache?
I am not sure: If your stomach ache is associated with the mole. Please let your parents know so that your skin lesion can be medically checked. Take care. ...Read more
I have a mole on my face and it has swollen and has redness around it. It is also abit warm and is slightly tingly. What could it be?
Infection: Get a doctor to evaluate this mole. It appears to be infected but if not the doctor will be able to decide whether you need to see a dermatologist or not ...Read more
I've always had a brown mole on my stomach, and I recently found that its turning black and weird. It doesn't hurt or itch but it turned really black.
I've always had quite a large mole. Never had any issues. There is redness around it. To touch it feels like a spot under the skin. Should I worry?
I am a fair skinned female with many moles and freckles. A mole on my abdomen has grown in the past year and now has turned purple. Cause for concern?
Changing moles: Are always a cause for concern. Please go get it evaluated. We have previously mentioned the ABCD of moles. Asymetry, one side is different than the other. Borders are irregular. Color, changes or red, white and blue. Diameter, bigger than a pencil eraser. Those changes need evaluation. ...Read more
Ihad a mole excised a month ago. Some redness that looks like dry skin makes up the outline where the bandage was. What's the best way to clear it up?
Dog scratched a mole on my stomach and the bleeding seems to be somewhat continuous. How do I stop it?
I have got a mole on my stomach that is itchy around it. It feels a bit rough on the top. Is this something to worry about?
Not normal: A mole should not itch, burn, bleed, or weep fluid. It should never be painful. If it is any if these, please seek the attention if a physician to biopsy or remove the lesion. ...Read more
Very Tiny mole on abdomen. About size of crayon point - 2 different colors- had full body check 3 days ago. Forgot to ask- Could this be melanoma?
I recently discovered that a two moles on my stomach that I've had since I was younger developed a scab over top of them. The scabs won't come off.
Check them out: Best to go to a primary care provider or dermatologist to check them out. May need to be removed, but should be at least evaluated by exam. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I've had a black raised black mole on my stomach for long years. It wasn't exposed to an injury yet it bled today and half of it detached. Dangerous?
Mole on my neck is dry and has small dark spots on it. I also have several new small moles that have popped up on my back and abdomen. Is this normal?
New moles are common: Developing new moles as you age is normal. Moles that have 1) irregular borders, 2) that are growing quickly 3) that have several different colors ought to be looked at. It is best to wear a sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30, or wear protective clothing in the sun to help prevent the risk of skin cancer. If you have many unusual appearing moles, it is best to establish care with a dermatologist ...Read more
No: The purpose of removing any mole is when one considers the possibility there may be a malignant lesion present. The abdomen is one of the easy places to remove cutaneous lesions since bringing the skin together is easiest to perform and leave little in terms of a residual scar. ...Read more
I recently noticed a new mole. It's small and round, but there is redness around the mole. Is it dangerous?
See doc: Unfortunately, the description you provided is not enough to tell whether it's dangerous or not. Seeing it would be a way better way to tell. Sometimes a biopsy is needed. ...Read more
I have a small mole, about 2mm, but it has been bleeding and is now crusty with redness around it. Should I worry?
Worrying doesn't: Help. I would recommend a biopsy since its 2mm this would be a minor in office procedure that a dermatologist could perform on the spot. ...Read more
Small mole, slightly raised. Med to darker brown in color. Has redness around it. Have had the redness for a while. Should I be concerned?
Need for examination: If there are recent changes in the appearance of the mole, especially redness around it, it would be prudent to have a doctor examine it. ...Read more
I have a mole on my stomach it's been itching now for 3 days. I have not used anything different and no change in diet.
Hi I've noticed I have these dark dots around this mole on my stomach, and they look a lot like nevus spilus. How do I know for sure what is it?
Biopsy: The only way to know for sure is to have it biopsied or completely removed and sent for examination under a microscope. See a plastic surgeon or dermatologist. ...Read more
I have something on my stomach, I'm not sure if it's a pimple or a mole. It's light brown slightly pink. It's hard and sticks out. Pimple or mole?
I have a mole on my stomach is it cancerous or bad? Ok so this mole is hard and I can peel it off and it grows back every time. Yes it is very weird but its like it gets hard to the point where I can just scrape it off and in like two weeks it grows back
Did: Did this mole appear after the age of 20? If so, it is crucial that it gets assessed by a dermatologist to ensure it is not cancerous. Also, if the skin is changing, itchy, painful or bleeding, have a health care provider look at it. It seems as thought this particular mole is constantly changing and scabbing over - have it looked at. ...Read more