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How to remove moles?
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Dr. Mark Pack
Surgery
7 doctors agree
In brief: Excision
Moles are removed with surgical excision.

In brief: Excision
Moles are removed with surgical excision.
Dr. Mark Pack
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Dr. Andrea Bretal
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Biopsy
To remove moles we use a small device and the procedure is called punch biopsy, just require topical anesthesia.
It is really simple and takes only a few minutes.

In brief: Biopsy
To remove moles we use a small device and the procedure is called punch biopsy, just require topical anesthesia.
It is really simple and takes only a few minutes.
Dr. Andrea Bretal
Dr. Andrea Bretal
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Dr. Marya Cassandra
Dermatology
In brief: Not by yourself
It is very important that you do not attempt to remove a mole by yourself.
You should leave this up to your physician. Dermatologists are equipped to perform mole removal quickly with very little pain. Your physician will determine if the mole requires analysis under the microscope to make sure it is normal (benign) and not a skin cancer (malignant).

In brief: Not by yourself
It is very important that you do not attempt to remove a mole by yourself.
You should leave this up to your physician. Dermatologists are equipped to perform mole removal quickly with very little pain. Your physician will determine if the mole requires analysis under the microscope to make sure it is normal (benign) and not a skin cancer (malignant).
Dr. Marya Cassandra
Dr. Marya Cassandra
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