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How do cancerous moles spread on your skin?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Travis Kidner
Surgery - Oncology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Lymphatics
Skin cancer spreads through your lymphatic system.

In brief: Lymphatics
Skin cancer spreads through your lymphatic system.
Dr. Travis Kidner
Dr. Travis Kidner
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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology
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In brief: Skin and Lymph Nodes
Usually through skin(directly spreading through epidermis and dermis), blood vessels and lymphatic channel(which ended up showing at neck, axillae, groins, etc.
).

In brief: Skin and Lymph Nodes
Usually through skin(directly spreading through epidermis and dermis), blood vessels and lymphatic channel(which ended up showing at neck, axillae, groins, etc.
).
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
In brief: Local growth
A cancerous mole is a changed mole or a melanoma.
Melanomas enlarge or spread by extension deeper into the skin more advanced cancers can then spread by small blood vessels or lymphatics. These lesions must be properly evaluated and removed as early as possible.

In brief: Local growth
A cancerous mole is a changed mole or a melanoma.
Melanomas enlarge or spread by extension deeper into the skin more advanced cancers can then spread by small blood vessels or lymphatics. These lesions must be properly evaluated and removed as early as possible.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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