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How do I know if the on my skin is cancerous? the on my skin

Customer Question

How do I know if the mark on my skin is cancerous?
JA: How long have you been dealing with the skin issue? Have you noticed any major changes in your overall skin or nails recently?
Customer: the mark on my skin is getting bigger and changed colour
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No other health issues
Submitted: 17 days ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.
Hi. Dr Hayat here.  Welcome to JA.
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.

Do you mind sending a picture plz

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
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Customer: replied 17 days ago.
I have twin babies so it’s easier for me to chat on line as they can be very noisy
Customer: replied 17 days ago.
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Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.

May I please know your age and gender pl

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
Female 42 years
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.

How much has it changed and in what aspect?

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
3 years ago it was a little brown dot like a mole. Which I have many so didnt pay any attention to it. Since then it spread and changed colour to red. It’s not round.
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.
Any change in shape , borders , surface?
Customer: replied 17 days ago.
it’s not flat , like other moles. It’s a bit raised
Customer: replied 17 days ago.
change in shape, borders and surface
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.
Ok. Have you had it seen physically by some one ?
Customer: replied 17 days ago.
No not yet. It’s a bit tricky to go to gp as I have 3 children under 3.
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.
It does look suspicious.  Plz get it seen by a dermatologist and get it biopsied too...
Customer: replied 17 days ago.
Ok I will make an app with the gp, thank you.
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.
Anything else I can help with?
Customer: replied 17 days ago.
No nothing else thank you
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.
Best wishes.  Please feel free to contact if you have any further queries or need to follow up.  I would be happy to help and guide. Have a nice day.
Customer: replied 17 days ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr Hayat replied 17 days ago.

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