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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   Hi, I have a mole on my back that is about a centimeter big. I accidently scratched off a small chunk just a littel while ago. It kind of hurts, and you can see a piece of teh mole now gone. Should I be worried? What should I do?
Doctor :   not to worry

Doctor :   it needs no treatment
User :   Should I use any cleaning stuff on it, a bandaid, etc? What will happen. Will it heal by itself..What about the big piece thats now missing? Will that scab over?
Doctor :   the skin will grow back
Doctor :   u can clean the area with some antiseptic solution
Doctor :   nothing more is required as of now
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