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... I went to a dermatologist for the first time in my life recently. ... (13 replies)
Possible melanoma?
Nov 23, 2003
... Thank you for your responses. Yes, he does seem weird. This is my first visit to a dermatologist and I have no comparison. I wasn't conerned when I asked for a referral and my primary never saw the mole. I just don't understand any of this and I am so nervous. ... (9 replies)
... Ive never gone to a dermatologist before and went for my first full body check today. The Dermatologist found a mole on my thigh that he debated about whether to remove and then found a very small black mole on my back. He said he couldnt remove them today so Im going back next week. He didnt say anything else to me. ... (1 replies)

... I finally went to the dermatologist and he took one look at the stuff on my arms and said..."Hmmm... ... (6 replies)
Possible melanoma?
Nov 22, 2003
... I am grateful for this site. I am pretty freaked out after a visit to a dermatologist a few days ago. He was very cold, arrogant, vague, no bedside manner! So I think I am more worried because of his demeanor. ... (9 replies)
... Thanks so much for your reply. It was very helpful. (2 replies)
... I'd go to a dermatologist. My family physician was pretty clueless about a mole I showed her. ... (2 replies)
... Your best bet is to get this checked out by a physician. It's most likely nothing, but it's best to get that peace of mind. ... (4 replies)
... I do want to add this one thread to this site....Maybe this is because I recently had my full body check up with my Dermatologist, or maybe it was because of a post that I just did here...This was writing a woman who is struggling with the agonies of this terrible disease.... ... (3 replies)
Mole removal
Aug 3, 2005
... You should really consider getting some kind of medical insurance. When you are young it is not a tremendous amount each month. ... (7 replies)
... I'm just wondering if there is such a thing as a dermatologist who SPECIALIZES in recognizing skin cancers, as well as taking the biopsy. Our current dermatologist is fine for normal skin problems, but he is too quick, and not very thorough. ... (2 replies)
... If you have any suspicious spots, I would be a good idea to make an appointment with a good Dermatologist and have the spots examined. If you have fair skin and light or red hair, you may be at risk. ... (3 replies)
... some good input from the blog postings. I did only limited research on this. I was a little more concerned about a spot on the scalp than would have been with three small moles that had not changed much and did not have irregular borders. ... (7 replies)
... I called around a got a dermatologist appointment for Oct 8th. Not the best but better than December. I have a yearly check up on the 28th so I'll have the doctor look at it again then. Until then I bought a caliper and am keeping tight tabs on its size. ... (5 replies)
... Don't bother going to your doctor. He doesn't think it's a problem and even if he did, he wouldn't do anything about it....he'd send you to a dermatologist. ... (5 replies)
... My husband had 6 or 7 moles biopsied on his first visit. Any suspicious moles are checked out and that is a good thing. He now has to go back in soon and have two more biopsied. So far, everything has been ok. He also has a lot of them on his back and chest. Don't worry. ... (13 replies)
... only swam outside for summers and I never was outside for the purpose of tanning. I have had some bad sunburns but not typically in the area of the sore. I have a sore on the middle of my back that I initially thought was a random back pimple. ... (3 replies)
... No. Moles are funny things. They can develop at any age, they can fade away as you age, and they can change. A lot of times this happens without people even being aware of it. People have become more sensitive lately because of skin cancer concerns, which is good! ... (1 replies)
... last year there were lot's of things going on medically for me so i didn't follow up with a surgons advice...hope someone might be able to tell me why i received the advice. i've been seeing a dermatologist for about 5 years now. ... (3 replies)
... If it were me, I would push to see a dermatologist ASAP. Don't screw around with a potentially deadly wait and see plan. ... (5 replies)

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