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When a mole hurts when you itch it does that mean it's cancerous?
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Dr. Travis Kidner
Surgery - Oncology
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In brief: Concerning
Moles that start to itch, scab, or bleed should be brought to the attention of your friendly dermatologist.

In brief: Concerning
Moles that start to itch, scab, or bleed should be brought to the attention of your friendly dermatologist.
Dr. Travis Kidner
Dr. Travis Kidner
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Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dermatology
In brief: Possibly
Changes in a mole such as color, shape, size, texture may be a sign of malignant transformation.
If the mole feels different such as being painful or itchy or if it's bleeding are all reasons to get it seen by a dermatologist and possible biopsy to make sure it's not becoming a melanoma.

In brief: Possibly
Changes in a mole such as color, shape, size, texture may be a sign of malignant transformation.
If the mole feels different such as being painful or itchy or if it's bleeding are all reasons to get it seen by a dermatologist and possible biopsy to make sure it's not becoming a melanoma.
Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dr. M. Christine Lee
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