Could this be melanoma? (photos)
4 months ago
I have had a mole on my back for a long time and I do check it as best I can. Took a picture 2 weeks ago and another one tonight. Please see side by side shots. Should I be concerned that this may be melanoma? Doctor wanted to look again in 6 months but this is a drastic change in my opinion Thank you
Doctor Answers 1
Yes you should make another appointment with your doctor. There is always a risk of melanoma in a mole that is changing or ulcerating (as above). It may not be, but it is much better to be safe than sorry!
Best of luck,
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