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If I have a mole that changes, do I have melanoma?

If you have a mole that changes you don't necessarily have melanoma, but it can be a sign of melanoma. Therefore, if a mole changes in appearance or suddenly becomes itchy or irritating it is recommended  that you get it checked by a doctor as soon as possible.

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