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Mole Removal Procedure and After Care Topic Guide

Mole Removal (Procedure and After Care) Mole Removal (Procedure and After Care): Moles may be removed using excision and stitches or excision and cauterization. Risks of mole removal include infection, nerve damage, and anesthetic allergy. Laser removal is not recommended for moles, as the laser light doesn't penetrate deeply enough.

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