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How to tell the difference between a mole and a dysplastic nevus?

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In brief: Biopsy is only

way to tell for sure.
A qualified dermatologist can usually tell the difference between a benign or suspicious lesion in the majority of cases, so you should see one if your mole has changed appearance or increased in size.

In brief: Biopsy is only

way to tell for sure.
A qualified dermatologist can usually tell the difference between a benign or suspicious lesion in the majority of cases, so you should see one if your mole has changed appearance or increased in size.
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