I have a prominent mole on my face that I'm just tired of looking at -- plus, it's gotten bigger since I was young. I have a consultation with a plastic surgeon soon. (I'd rather he do it than my dermatologist, to minimize the risk of scarring.) If a mole is benign, does insurance typically cover its removal? [more inside]
This very dark, very tiny mole on my thumb has me in a tizzy. Is a month too long to wait to see a doctor? [more inside]
I had three external (and six dissolving) stitches put in my leg when a mole was removed on 12/31. Can I run/walk a 10k this Saturday? [more inside]
YANMD. You may not even be a doctor. I was out on a 10 mile run this morning; at the end of the run, I realized that I had blood dripping down both my legs, stemming from a mole on my inner left thigh. [more inside]
How do people with lots of moles monitor them for signs of cancer? [more inside]
Help me identify a blotchy red spot I noticed on my girlfriend's back which now has her freaked out. [more inside]
Should I tell sexual partners about my mole in an, er, delicate area? [more inside]
Looking for traditional Mexican mushroom recipes (Receta con hongos) [more inside]
Removed mole reappearing? [more inside]
Is it normal to have a mole on your labia, or should I get it checked out for melanoma? [more inside]
Dermatologyfilter: I have a mole on my back that's turned rough and itchy in the last week.... [more inside]
What are the very deep pink (almost red) mole-like dots that often appear between the breasts? [more inside]
Where can I find a recording of the cry or call or shriek or squeak of the common European mole, Talpa Europaea?
We've been getting molehills in our front garden lately, and we want them to go away. Which anti-mole technology is best for us? [more inside]
Weird question, I'm sure.... How do you know if a skin growth is a mole or if it is a supernumary nipple? It LOOKS like a (small) nipple, no areola, and is in line with where a third nipple would likely be....but it could just be a mole...is there some sort of definitive way of knowing the difference?
My elderly, FIV-positive cat has a strange black bump on his neck. I can't find anything similar online and the vet dismissed it as a blackhead about six months ago, but it got bigger. [more inside]
How soon do I need to get a mole checked? [more inside]
Childrens' book filter: I'm looking for a story about a mole, in which he tries to escape from a digging machine. [more inside]
But there are many, many Moles, including Green Mole with Tomatillos, Green Mole with Pumpkinseeds, Orange-Red Mole, Red Mole, Yellow Mole and the famous peasant Soup, Mole de Olla.
How do I make a great mole (poblano)? [more inside]
What's involved in having a mole removed by a dermatologist? [more inside]
I have a doctor's appointment to get a mole looked at. What can I expect? [more inside]
Wherefore comest the anti-mole? [more inside]
Molefilter: the removal of. Looking into removing a harmless (yet unattractive) mole. Cheaply. [MI] [more inside]