Moles are small mammals adapted to a subterranean lifestyle (i.e., fossorial).
They have cylindrical bodies, velvety fur, very small, inconspicuous ears and
WebMD explains moles, freckles, skin tags, seborrheic keratoses, and lentigine.
Find out what they look like and how they're treated.
If you notice any of these warning signs, you should be checked by a
Nov 7, 2011 ... I set free a live mole to watch him dig...yeah, in my own yard...so what?!
The mole, Scapanus species, is a small insect-eating mammal. Contrary to a
commonly held belief, it isn't part of the rodent family. In California, moles inhabit
Nov 12, 2015 ... Learn how to identify cancerous moles on the skin, and read about types,
warning signs, causes, removal, and treatment.
A common mole is a growth on the skin that develops when pigment cells (
melanocytes) grow in clusters. Most adults have between 10 and 40 common
Aug 25, 2016 ... Moles are skin growths, most people have them. Nevus is an unusual mole or a
birthmark. Have them checked if they should change in size or ...
The medical term for a mole is a NEVUS (mole is Latin for "spot."). Nevi are the
plural of nevus. Congenital nevi are moles present at birth; acquired nevi develop
Identification. Yates and Pedersen (1982) list seven North American species of
moles. They are the eastern mole (Scalopus aquaticus), hairy-tailed mole ...