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How can i get rid from mole on hand ?

Hi I am 23 year old female. I have a concern about a mole on my hand that I have had as long as i can remember. About two months ago the mole started to get very itchy and then it started to change color from a medium brown to a purplish pink color. Now it doesn t look like anything it use to look like it went from smooth the a bumpy feeling and odd shape circle. And it also itches very much and keeps getting a bruise around it. I am just concerned because of the concerns with moles being related with cancer . Thank you
Asked On : Fri, 18 Mar 2011
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  User's Response
Hello and welcome to HealthcareMagic!
Since the mole has changed colour, grown in size recently,started itching and bleeding, I advise you to visit a dermatologist immediately and urgently. I cannot comment on the cancerous change of a mole without examining it, but it is mandatory for you to visit your dermatologist without further delay.
Regards and best wishes.
Answered: Fri, 18 Mar 2011
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Dermatologist Dr. Bharat Chawda's  Response
Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum,
As mentioned by you that the mole has changed its texture ,color and is need to consult a dermatologist and get a biopsy done...probably the dermatologist would go for a an excisional biopsy where in the whole mole is removed and send for biopsy.Its better to consult a place where there is good pathology service and a oncologist(cancer specialist) available along with a dermatologist.
take care,
Answered: Fri, 18 Mar 2011
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