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Surgical removal of mole - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   u r a dermatologist....?
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner, I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist.
Doctor :   r u there
User :   i hv mole a big one, on right side of my face, i tried to get it removed from a laser clinic, i took 3 sittings, its not yet gone, every time i go i am told, it wud go this time, bt it doesn't!
Doctor :   ok
User :   i was told its a nevisis, i think thats d term
Doctor :   ok
User :   now i want to consult a doc who can operate it, cn u plz tell me what cn i do.....?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where are u located
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   we are bangalore based
Doctor :   and as of now operational in bangalore
Doctor :   hi
User :   cn u plz tell me abt skin whitening and complexion ligtening treatments
Doctor :   these treatments are available but
Doctor :   they are not approved and complications may be present
User :   r u there....? tell me abt both the things,
User :   ok and........
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   as such there is no time tested treatment
User :   wat kind of complications.....?
Doctor :   skin burns, allergies
Doctor :   to the chemicals used
User :   by in few cases it may be successful also.......?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   but you should be able to face the complications also
Doctor :   and these treatments are temporary
User :   a mole cannot be removed forever.......?
Doctor :   it can be removed
Doctor :   by surgery
User :   ya! i don't mind that, cn u tell me in details plz...........?
Doctor :   the surgery can be done by a plastic surgeon
Doctor :   they remove the mole and suture the skin
Doctor :   in such a way that a scar is not seen
User :   a dematoligsts cannot deal vth it.........?
Doctor :   it is dealt by plastic surgeons
Doctor :   the surgery technique varies from punch, tangential
Doctor :   and shave excision
User :   that means, i should not consult a dermatoligsts for that.....?
Doctor :   you initially take the opinion of a dermatologist and then go to a plastic surgeon
User :   cn u plz gv me an idea abt d cost, of removal of 1 mole
Doctor :   that depends upon the hospital
User :   bt still, a range
Doctor :   it may range from 5000-0000 Rs
Doctor :   its a very rough guess
Doctor :   the amount can be more or less
Doctor :   i cant say for sure
User :   cn u suggest me a good doc for that
Doctor :   as it depends upon the hospital and the area
Doctor :   we are bangalore based
Doctor :   as such we dont have info
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User :   where cost is also nt that high and services r ok........
Doctor :   that depends on the hospital
User :   thanx a lot
Doctor :   ok'
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