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I Have This Bump/mole on my Nose. What is It Called? Is It Safe to Remove It when Im Only 14? (photo)

I have had this bump on my nose since I was about 5 or 6. It is genetic and runs down my dads side of the family. it doesnt hurt or cause any irritation.

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Leison on nose

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This is a compound naevus.  They are benign lesions and they are safe for removal.  You will trade a small mole for a small scar.  If you leave it is may become a little larger with time or develop a little pigmentation.

 

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