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Does a biopsied mole grow back?
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
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In brief: Mole biopsy
It depends on the type of mole biopsied.
If your mole is raised and a shave biopsy was done the mole could grow back. Intradermal and compound nevi have a deep component so if the biopsy is a shave, the deeper component may grow back but this may take a long time.

In brief: Mole biopsy
It depends on the type of mole biopsied.
If your mole is raised and a shave biopsy was done the mole could grow back. Intradermal and compound nevi have a deep component so if the biopsy is a shave, the deeper component may grow back but this may take a long time.
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