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When must I call my doctor if I have black spots of the skin?
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Dr. Brock Ridenour
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In brief: Suspicious moles
A (asymmetry) moles with irregular shapes, such as two very different-looking halves.
B (irregular border). Moles that are notched or scalloped borders c (changes in color) moles that have many colors or an uneven distribution of color. D (diameter) new growth in a mole larger than about about 1/4 inch (6 millimeters). E (evolving). Moles that change over time - grow larger, itch or bleed.

In brief: Suspicious moles
A (asymmetry) moles with irregular shapes, such as two very different-looking halves.
B (irregular border). Moles that are notched or scalloped borders c (changes in color) moles that have many colors or an uneven distribution of color. D (diameter) new growth in a mole larger than about about 1/4 inch (6 millimeters). E (evolving). Moles that change over time - grow larger, itch or bleed.
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