Although moles are common skin blemishes, they do have a high likelihood of developing into a melanoma. Paying attention to moles and noticing any changes can help you spot issues early.
A stands for asymmetry because cancerous moles are not symmetrical. Normal moles have smooth borders. They are one color. Typically, a healthy mole is smaller than 6 millimeters in diameter. If a mole evolves, it is probably cancerous.
Arlington Dermatology offers some of the best skin cancer treatment in Illinois. Our dermatology team is here to help you get the healthiest skin possible. Call 847-392-5440 to set up an appointment.