Mole Removal Q&A
Benign + Mole Removal
If a shave biopsy on a mole was done, and it happened to be melanoma but was misdiagnosed as benign, would the melanoma grow back in the biopsy site? READ MORE
Recent shave mole biosopy.. with the healing the edges of the site are brown? not the middele, and the pathology test came back saying it was a... READ MORE
I have a light coloured hard facial mole just under my eye, it is benign(I have seen a dermatoligist who confirms this and says a surgical excision... READ MORE
My biopsy results say I have a "benign appearing" lesion and final diagnosis is a compound nevi. Why does it say "appearing"...to... READ MORE
Is it possible for a mole to become malignant years after the biopsy has shown it to be benign? Is it safe to remove it after biopsy has confirmed it... READ MORE
I was wondering if there would be any side effects like causing the mole to go from benign to magligent. And does it really cause no scar?? READ MORE
I have had a mole removed by a dermatologist for biopsy and it was benign. It back!! What is the best way to remove it? (photo)
I went to one doctor that suggested cauterizing it. Is this the best method? I Have tried to have it lazered and that did not work. READ MORE
Gooey substance after mole removal, large benign mole 'debulked' by my plastic surgeon 11 days ago. Is this normal? (photo)
I had a large benign mole 'debulked' by my plastic surgeon 11 days ago. He excised 70% of the mole & pulled the skin down to cover the area (mole was... READ MORE
Hi doctors; i must first admit i'm shaking from fear as i type! i've had a raised mole on my neck since i was 9 years old (i'm 21 now). When it first... READ MORE
If I Have the Moles Looked at by a Dermatologist Who Declares They Are Benign is It Safe to Have Laser Mole Removal?
These moles are raised and on my chest. The doctor said they would be removed in layers in separate sessions to leave the least amount of scarring. READ MORE
I had this compound mole in the thigh since nearly 4 years and exisional biopsy was done for me few days ago .. The histopathological result was a... READ MORE
What cream/oil can be used to remove multiple small BENIGN MOLES at once? What can prevent more besides SPF? (Photo)
I've always had a lot of moles but I have seen multiple small, dark moles increase on my body the past few yrs since moving to Tropical climate. I'm... READ MORE
Please help, Im 58yr old male, Asian complexion with no history of skin cancer in the family, although history of other cancers. The mole in my left... READ MORE
I have a pencil sized flat mole on my cheek that has not shown signs of being malignant. Could it be lasered to remove pigment?
My mole is a light brown and I want to remove the pigment in it for cosmetic reasons. I hate it being on my face and if there was an option that would... READ MORE
Should I get a second opinion on a biopsy result? How much does it cost to resend biopsy to another pathologist for testing?
I got my results 3 days ago from my Derm (or rather his nurse) my mole was benign. I should be overjoyed but yet I'm still questioning it. I'm... READ MORE
After an atypical mole was surgically removed 5 months ago, I'm having complications. Mole was benign. Should I worry? (Photo)
Prior to removal, I had issues with ingrown hairs in and around the mole that appeared to resemble a pimple and were bothersome often painful and bled... READ MORE
Is it possible for a benign mole that is nit-picked, scabs, and the scab falls off to leave remaining pigment?
I was nit picking at two moles because I thought that one of them was a scab due to an ingrown hair on my leg and the other one looked like a... READ MORE
I unfortunately did not realise that removing a mole by a laser was a bad idea, a few months ago I got this mole checked by a doctor who identified it... READ MORE