Roger Atlanta

Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Member since 8/2/2012

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Mole Came Back (But Smaller) After Benign Biopsy?

I had a mole removed last year and biopsied...it came back completely normal (not even atypical). Should I be concerned now that the mole has recurred? It's smaller than the... READ MORE

Inflamed Mole Biopsy. Is it Common to Send Back to Pathologist to Double Check? (photo)

I had a shave biopsy done on an inflamed mole. The doctor thought I had scratched it after looking @ it w/ dermatoscopy, but I wanted it out. The biopsy came back w/ no... READ MORE

What Are Your Personal Sunscreen Habits?

I generally put on a 30 SPF sunscreen once per day, when I get out of the shower. I make sure it is broad spectrum. I might walk to work (about 30 min - 1 hr), but I don't... READ MORE

What is the Difference Between a Mole and a Lentigo?

I'm absolutely confused how dermatologists clinically distinguish moles from lentigo and freckles. Much of my own research seems to indicate that true nevi are a little bumpy... READ MORE

If a Derm Tells You to Watch a Specific Mole, How Long Must You Do So B4 You Can Relax a Little?

I know that you should keep watch monthly over your moles for any changes, but what about a specific mole? Is there any data about a time span when moles are more likely to... READ MORE