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Scab Over Mole
I've had a mole go itchy and come off on back, i've had 3 on my arm do same and scab over and i had a red 1 on my back which went squigy and bled?
See dermatologist : I would see a dermatologist for a definitive diagnosis and treatment plan if you have not done so already. A biopsy will give you a histologic identification and confirmation of benign disease. Otherwise excision or laser ablation may be an option. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Will I have a scab or stitches, or both, from my mole removal? I have a raised mole on the bridge of my nose, just below my eyebrow. What methods of mole removal would leave that area to scab over, and what method would use stitches to close up the skin?
Will have a scar: I would recommend an excisional biopsy of the area. The sutures should be removed on the early side (about 5 days) to limit the scarring. Unfortunately anytime you cut the skin you are going to be left with a scar. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Mole: A change in a mole, in this case , a scab forming may represent a cancerous mole or simply a normal mole that has become irritated. In any case, see a dermatologist for evaluation. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I picked on a mole then there was a scab and the mole was gone and
then the mole came back what if it had melenoma?? What are the symtoms of it?
Changing mole??: Early melanoma has no symptoms. The danger signals to keep in mind is to note any changes in your mole. The changes may be in the form of enlargement, or mixture of colors(Most moles are pigmented and appear as, tan, brown or black). If the mole is irregular and changing in size, shape or color, it should be checked by a dermatologist and biopsy done to confirm if it is benign or cancerous(Melanom ...Read moreGet help now ›
I had a mole romoved one week ago. The scab is quarter sized or larger but a large area around it is bright red still . Is this dangerous?
Not to worry: If the area of redness is greater than half an inch or is associated with increasing pain, pus-like drainage, or if you have a fever or otherwise feel ill, then i would call your doctor to have it examined. Otherwise, this is probably inflammation associated with the mole removal and normal healing. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I picked a mole now i think it bleed on the inside cause its dark or theres a scab what is it darker?
See a dermatologist: Blood appears dark; the mole itself may be darkly pigmented. You need to see a dermatologist to examine it and, if need be, to remove it. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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Injury(scratches) on mole on face be4 There was a scab and now it fall.It remain a light grey ring surrounding the mole.What to do to fade the ring?
See your doctor or: dermatologists to check out your skin. Normally, bleaching agents do not work that well around moles, and you want s/her to look at your mole and document your finding. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Shave biopsy for mole done, came back totally benign. Still have reddish pink circle after scab fell off. When will this fade?
Few months - normal: Normal for recent surgical site/scar to look pinkish red. The normal healing process takes a few months. You can help the healing by protecting the fresh scar from sun exposure. Some scar care creams also help. ...Read moreGet help now ›