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What does a mole on the chest indicate?

Recently a couple of weeks ago noticed a growth on right side of chest near my shoulder looks like a colorless mole with a spreading red mark around it red mark getting bigger reminds me of a spider bite I once had but that hurt and this does not have appt with dermatologist 2/12/2018 I m concerned that it could be melanoma
Fri, 22 Jun 2018
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It can be observed for any progressive changes in size color and border elevation etc.

If present then a biopsy can be advised in consultation with a dermatologist.



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