Facial moles and cancer

Sun exposure is the biggest cause of skin cancer. Any use of this site constitutes your agreement to the terms and conditions and privacy policy linked below. No, there are no blood tests or special x-rays for moles. If it is in a difficult location, this might not be possible.

Spreading melanoma

Most adults have between 10 and 40 common moles. The image on the left is an example of a symmetrical, benign mole. This method is recommended by doctors and dermatologists to spot skin cancer early.