Do you think this is melanoma and why (photo)

78 yr old woman. History of sun exposure

Doctor Answers 1

Needs an exam

Have this examined by a skin specialist.It has asymmetry of color, is large, and has asymmetrical borders.
Needs an exam and possibly a biopsy to make sure it is not melanoma.

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