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Dysplastic naevus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can i help u
User :   are dysplasic naevus precancerous moles?
Doctor :  
Please proceed with your query
Doctor :  
Yes among the nevus
User :   I was diagnose with dysplastic naevus some said its pre cancerous and some said its benin moles
Doctor :  
dyplastic nevus has the risk for cancer in future
User :   what do u mean by risk
User :   it may never become one right
Doctor :  
Over a long period
Doctor :  
if the nevus increases in size
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
change in color
Doctor :  
pain in the nevus
User :   m 35
Doctor :   all these bad prognostic factors
User :   and i developped many moles from 26 to 34
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
did you do any blood test
User :   if i removed them then I lower the risk right
Doctor :  
or biopsy testing
User :   what kind of blood test?
User :   yes bio^sy showed moderate DN
User :   no malignacy
Doctor :  
Mainly blood counts
User :   I did abdominal echo

Doctor :  
only monitoring the nevus
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