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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 ...

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

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Nov 12, 2015 ... What causes moles, and what are risk factors for developing moles? ... Skin with more sun exposure tends to have more moles. However ...

Moles | American Academy of Dermatology

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Home · Public and patients · Diseases and treatments · Bumps and growths; Moles. public. SPOT Skin Cancer™ · Diseases and treatments · Acne and rosacea ...

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

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

Moles - NHS Choices

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Moles are small patches on the skin that form due to collections of cells called melanocytes, which produce the colour (pigment) in your skin.

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, ...

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.

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  ...

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 ...

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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.

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

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Most people develop more moles on their skin naturally with age and sun exposure, and — most of the time — these moles are harmless. However, we need to ...

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).