... at the mole. see if you can convert the picture to a bmp format. maybe the site has problems with jpg files. It took a week for my biopsy to come back. I had the mole removed and I go in every year for a skin check. It has been five years now and i am still going strong. keep me posted on the status and don't worry. ... (3 replies)
... About a year ago I had my gp look at a mole on my scalp about the size of an pencil eraser but flat and purple to brown in color. He said nothing to worry about. Went to my ENT Monday because it has doubled in size about 2cm and it now black. ... (2 replies)
... New mole and purple color needs checking out now! ... (2 replies)
... ish mole like spot directly in the center of my back. ... (2 replies)
... Does anyone know if this mole sounds dangerous? ... (2 replies)
... Background: I was diagnosed with a MM (stage 1) in August 2004.
My question is this...this morning I noticed that the small black (a little raised) mole on the side of my left calf has change color. It has gone from black to reddish-purple. I have an appointment with my doctor for my next 3-month check-up on Sept. 15th. I am wondering if I need to be seen before then? ... (1 replies)
... and true to my nature of skin it went all purply, raised and sore and itchy and icky. like a big fat purple juicy worm eeeeeew. ... (11 replies)
... ncer. It's not their speciality and some things are difficult even for a dermatologist to diagnosis without biopsy. I guess if I walked in with a huge, black and purple bleeding hairy thing hanging off my body they could take an educated guess and be right but with so many subtle differences a very trained eye is needed. ... (9 replies)
... I've had a similar mole on my back for over 10 years. It's raised, firm, and about the size of a pencil eraser. ... (4 replies)
... First about 2 years ago, a purple lump appeared on my leg, I thought it was just a funny looking mole. ... (1 replies)
... Yes she is gonna get it checked. Some pics Ive seen look similar but not exact. Reason why I made this topic was because of the fact that its been there soooo long...I wanted too see what people thought about that cause it is unusual. Thanks for the reply. (4 replies)
... Hopefully it will be fine but anything that bleeds needs to be checked. A true mole does not come and go. Anything that changes and bleeds needs to be checked. Don't take a chance get her to get it checked. ... (4 replies)
... Hopefully it is nothing. But seriously go get it checked out as soon as possible.
Back in December I got my first Squamous Cell carcinoma and it was a lavender blue color......it was dime sized and suddenly appeared. I had to push the Doctors to get it off. I had a biopsy, then the rest removed. Came back Bowen's disease and SCC grade 3....... I am doing fine but need... (2 replies)
... I don't know why that slipped my mind; anticipation, maybe. I will get this next time I go in, next month for the results of a spine MRI.
If you have some comments about this, I don't mind you posting. I am needing some rest right now so can't look at other posts about this subject. Should I give this 'thing' a time limit or something? It has healed quite well but is... (5 replies)
... My Dad's 6 melanoma's were never moles......they were flat lavender itchy spots. His last one was a Stage 4 on his earlobe and it was a dark purple spot. His first age 58 and his last age 93.......so you see you can live a long healthy life. All caught early with the exception of the last one. ... (38 replies)
... bite. Anyway I decided to have my husband look at it one night because as I said it had been itching for a week. He tells me it is a mole, but that it is a dark purple color. None of the other moles I have are that color. They are all beige, brown or reddish. ... (2 replies)
... I recently had a mole on my back removed in March because it looked like two moles merging into one. ... (1 replies)
... i forgot one thing, from me just checking my mole about a week ago and it still being pink, do you think that if this was cancer that it could change that quickly? ... (11 replies)
... I have had this mole on my back for years, it has always been the same color, pink. well i have been obssessed with melonoma , stupid i guess as i suffer from anxiety. ... (11 replies)
... After WLE to remove a large portion of tissue after an excisional for mole which is Malignant Melanoma the large 7 inch scar on my back Upper neck tween shoulder blades is very ugly, huge raised and purple (now into 4th month after the big surgery.
I am undergoing 'scar therapy' treatment, and I must say everyone (DH and DD) are saying a vast improvement in just 3 weeks ... (2 replies)