How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. P. Jyoti Your Own Question
Dr. P. Jyoti
Dr. P. Jyoti, Consultant MD
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 9126
Experience:  17 yrs experience in treating OPD & Emergency patients.
11269312
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr. P. Jyoti is online now

i have a mole or skin tag that has appeared over night on my

Resolved Question:

i have a mole or skin tag that has appeared over night on my nose
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. P. Jyoti replied 3 years ago.

Dr. P. Jyoti :

I am Dr. P. Jyoti, MD. I promise to use my full experience and knowledge to provide answers specific to your question. Feel free to ask me anything.

Dr. P. Jyoti :

hello

Customer:

hi

Dr. P. Jyoti :

when did you first notice it?

Customer:

this morning. it is brand new

Customer:

it was not there yesterday

Dr. P. Jyoti :

what is its color?

Customer:

dark brown / reddish? i am not very good with colours

Dr. P. Jyoti :

ok

Dr. P. Jyoti :

what is your age?

Customer:

32

Dr. P. Jyoti :

ok

Dr. P. Jyoti :

this could be a mole as you suggest

Dr. P. Jyoti :

but it coould also be a number of otherr things

Dr. P. Jyoti :

sun spots or keratosis is most likely

Dr. P. Jyoti :

besides this, warts or a fungal infection is also likely

Customer:

ok

Customer:

what should i do?

Dr. P. Jyoti :

usually monitoring is all that is required

Dr. P. Jyoti :

you need to keep it under observation thats all

Dr. P. Jyoti :

watch out for any change in size, color, any itching, etc

Customer:

ok

Dr. P. Jyoti :

usually nothing of that sort will happen

Dr. P. Jyoti :

but if it does happen show to your doctor

Customer:

ok thanks

Dr. P. Jyoti :

also show your doctor if it bothers you

Dr. P. Jyoti :

i mean if you feel disturbed by it

Dr. P. Jyoti :

but this is generally harmless and monitoring is all that is required

Customer:

ok just wanted to be sure as it turned up very quickly.

Customer:

ok great thanks

Dr. P. Jyoti :

do show your doctor the next time you see him for any reason

Dr. P. Jyoti :

so that he can just take a look at it

Dr. P. Jyoti :

for now nothing to do except monitoring

Dr. P. Jyoti :

a sun spot is most likely as i said

Dr. P. Jyoti :

take cre

Dr. P. Jyoti :

take care

Dr. P. Jyoti :

any further questions?

Dr. P. Jyoti :

if you do not have any more questions, you now need to accept the answer

Customer:

no thats it thanks

Dr. P. Jyoti :

glad to help

Customer:

ok thanks alot

Dr. P. Jyoti and other Medical Specialists are ready to help you