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mole (1)

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[Old English māl, blemish]
A birthmark or nevus.




MOLES
Moles should be examined and, if necessary, be removed by experienced professionals.

PATIENT CARE
The patient is encouraged to regularly inspect areas of the skin that have moles and consult a health care professional about any mole that changes color or shows signs of growth or changes in appearance, as such changes may indicate neoplasm.


MOLES

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Citation

Venes, Donald, editor. "Mole (1)." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/772390/all/mole__1_.
Mole (1). In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/772390/all/mole__1_. Accessed May 21, 2019.
Mole (1). (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/772390/all/mole__1_
Mole (1) [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 May 21]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/772390/all/mole__1_.
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