Melanoma + Mole Removal

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Moderate Atypia. Is It Melanoma?

I am almost 22 and have been tanning in beds since I was in a preteen. (I won't be anymore) I got the results back from a biopsy and the mole was... READ MORE

Mild, Moderate and Severe Moles: Should They All be Removed?

My Husand Had 4 Moles Tested. They Came Back and 2 Are Mild, One Moderate and One Severe. They want to remove which I agree but only the severe and... READ MORE

Does a Suddenly Raised Mole Always Indicate Melanoma?

Based on your experience throughout the years does a suddenly raised mole always indicate melanoma? Has that been the case with all your patients? I... READ MORE

Worried I scratched off a melanoma and it's under the scar now (photos)

Mole developed R wrist Oct 2011, no growth but darkened while pregnant I dermatologist saw Nov 2013 and another in March 2014, said it looked fine... READ MORE

Melanoma in Residual Cells?

I accidentally rubbed off a very small, round brown mole that had appeared on my knee about a year ago. I was looking at it closely because I was... READ MORE

Does This Mole Look Be to Melanoma or Dysplastic Nevus? (photo)

My brother recently informed me he developed a new tiny mole (the size of a sesame seed) 1 month ago and he is wondering if it looks like melanoma or... READ MORE

What is likelihood a mole is melanoma but has been there for years? (photo)

I have had a raised mole on my lower back for years. About 3 years is as far back I can remember. I have scratched it off few times before because I... READ MORE

Will a "picked off" nodular melanoma grow back to a visible state?

Yesterday I noticed a 2 mm brown itchy nodule on the back of my hand. It appeared to have a pus head but didn't look like a pimple. When I tried to... READ MORE

Picked off a New Mole- Can I Still Be Tested for Melanoma?

Hi, I saw a new mole on my finger (1-2mm, light brown) and picked it off with my fingernails. 1-Is there a way to find out if this mole was or was not... READ MORE

Had Mole Cut Out, Was Changing into Melanoma; It Grew Back Year Later, Need Surgery So Does It Mean the Roots Has Melanoma?

Had Mole Cut Out, Was Changing into Melanoma; It Grew Back Year Later, Need Surgery So Does It Mean the Roots Has Melanoma? READ MORE

Could the moles at my pubic area be mucosal melanoma? (Photo)

I noticed 3 small moles at my pubic region a few years ago and didn't think much of it. Recently, I noticed that they all grew much bigger than they... READ MORE

Biopsy For Suspicious Mole?

I had a suspicious mole removed from my back .The 2 biopsy reports came back as lentiginous functional nevus with severe atypical extending with in 5... READ MORE

Recurrent Nevus Had Alarming Biopsy Result. What is my Likelihood of Having Neoplasia?

6 months ago I had an atypical nevus removed from my back that had severe cell changes, but the borders were clear. Nothing further was done. As my... READ MORE

Look like melanoma? (Photo)

I have a fairly raised mole. It's half light brown and half dark brown but only about 4mm. It has a regular border and shape. It's much different then... READ MORE

Worried about Melanoma and have Health Anxiety? (photo)

I have a 5x4mm mole in between my toe have had it for about 6 months to a year. It is flat dark brown and even in color, round and borders are good.... READ MORE

Is this mole nodular melanoma? (photo)

I am 31 and believe I have had this raised, firm pink bump near my ear for about four months. I have pale skin, brown eyes, and had 2-3 burns in... READ MORE

Does This Mole Look Like Melanoma? (photo)

This mole has been on my breast in the same size/shape/color for the last 7-8 years. Would like to know if it looks melanomic. Thank you. READ MORE

Do I have Melanoma?

I have a round black dot the size of half a penny on the upper part of the back of my thigh. It's been there for a couple of years now and has always... READ MORE

Could It Not Be Melanoma? In Summary, Variates in Color, Asymmetrical, on my Buttocks, and Started Small then Grew. (photo)

I have this mole on my buttocks, it started as a very small dark brown/black freckle. The mole is 3mm x 2.5mm. I've had it 'checked' three times by... READ MORE

It's a new atypical mole always melanoma? (photo)

Hi.I'm 26 years old and I developed a new mole at 14 weeks pregnant.It is big as a pencil eraser and it is irregular.I have 6 more atypical moles.I... READ MORE

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