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Melanocytic nevus

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A melanocytic nevus is a type of lesion that contains nevus cells (a type of melanocyte). Some sources equate the term mole with "melanocytic nevus". ... A mole can be either subdermal (un...

Types of skin moles and how to know if they're safe | SkinVision

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A mole or nevus is a dark, raised spot on our skin comprised of skin cells that have grown in a group rather than individually. These cells are called melanocytes ...

Gallery of Skin Cancer Images | American Cancer Society

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A normal mole, like the one pictured here, is usually an evenly colored brown, tan , or black spot on the skin. It can be either flat or raised, round or oval.

Moles Symptoms, Treatment, Causes - What causes moles, and ...

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Nov 12, 2015 ... Both moles and freckles (medically termed ephelides) are darker than the surrounding skin. Moles may be raised or completely flat while ...

Moles | American Academy of Dermatology

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Moles are common. Almost every adult has a few moles. Adults who have light skin often have more moles. They may have 10 to 40 moles on their skin. This is ...

Skin Conditions: Moles, Skin Tags & More | Cleveland Clinic

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There are several skin lesions that are very common and almost always benign ( non-cancerous). These conditions include moles, freckles, skin tags, benign ...

Common Moles, Dysplastic Nevi, and Risk of Melanoma - National ...

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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 moles.

Moles - Mayo Clinic

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Moles are a common type of growth on the skin. They often appear as small, dark brown spots and are caused by clusters of pigmented cells. Moles generally ...

What Does a Mole Look Like? - National Cancer Institute

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Oct 13, 2011 ... A common mole (nevus) is a small growth on the skin that is usually pink, tan, or brown and has a distinct edge. A dysplastic nevus is often ...

Pictures of abnormal moles | Cancer Research UK

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Oct 21, 2015 ... You can find pictures below of abnormal moles that may be developing into melanoma skin cancer and also pictures of melanomas.

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Moles, Freckles, Skin Tags: Types, Causes, Treatments - WebMD

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Oct 27, 2014 ... Learn about moles, freckles, skin tags, seborrheic keratoses, and lentigines and their relationships to your skin. Find out what they look like and ...

Moles: What to Look for, When to Worry | Everyday Health

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Dec 19, 2013 ... If you have moles, it's important to keep an eye on them for signs of skin cancer. Here's how to determine if your skin mole is cause for concern.

Mole Removal Surgery, Home Remedies & Treatments

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Jun 2, 2016 ... Learn about ways to get rid of moles (nevi), how to reduce scars from mole ... moles, and how to monitor your skin for melanoma (skin cancer).