A normal brown mole turned red and throbbing with pus overnight. Is it possible to get a mole infected or is it a deadly nodular melanoma?

It is possible to. irritate a mole, so apply some topical ointment and a bandaid and get in to see dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. It may just be infected.

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I am worried that I have a nodular melanoma. A normal brown mole suddenly went bright red overnight with pus. It was removed but worried about results?

Obtain biopsy report. A biopsy report of microscopic examination is what we need to know both to confirm that it indeed is melanoma or some other inflammatory condition, and how deep/thickness of this lesion is as reported by the pathologist. Then we can guide you further. Read more...