Your doctor examines and removes the abnormal area of skin. If you have melanoma skin cancer, you have a second operation to remove more tissue.
You will go to the skin (dermatology) clinic and see a specialist doctor (dermatologist).
Your doctor will remove your mole to see if it's melanoma skin cancer.
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