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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...

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

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Learn about moles, freckles, skin tags, seborrheic keratoses, and lentigines and their relationships to your skin. Find out what they look like and how they're ...

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 Causes - Mayo Clinic

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Moles are caused when cells in the skin, called melanocytes, grow in clusters or clumps. Melanocytes are distributed throughout your skin and produce melanin, ...

Moles: What to Look for, When to Worry - Skin and Beauty Center ...

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Dec 19, 2013 ... If you have a skin mole, you may wonder how to tell if it's a skin cancer. Learn when to be suspicious about a skin mole and see your ...

Moles - NHS Choices

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Introduction. Moles are small coloured spots on the skin made up of cells called melanocytes, which produce the colour (pigment) in your skin. The scientific ...

How to check your moles | Skin Analytics

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They are generally medium to dark brown but can also be skin-coloured or black. The majority of moles are flat, relatively even in colour and regular in shape.

Mole Or Skin Cancer? - Health.com

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To find out whether it is a mole or cancer, check your skin every few months, because most skin cancers start as irregular spots, says Ariel Ostad, MD, assistant ...

Causes of Skin Moles - How Skin Moles Work | HowStuffWorks

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Moles are common skin growths that result from a natural process in the skin. Melanin is the natural pigment that gives skin, hair and the irises of the eyes their  ...

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 Symptoms, Causes, Treatment - Moles facts - MedicineNet

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Nov 12, 2015 ... Moles facts What are moles? ... Skin with more sun exposure tends to have more moles. However, moles may also occur in sun-protected areas ...

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 ...

Mole Removal: Click for Home Remedies and Treatments

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Nov 5, 2014 ... 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).