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DayDream
12-08-2009, 09:31 AM
Hi,

I have a black hairy nevus on my left hand.
Its surface is smooth, its not ulcerated, not bleeding and not spreading.

I am worried that can it be skin cancer ? or just warning sign of skin cancer?

vencasand
01-17-2010, 03:38 PM
were you born with this nevus or has it developed in the last few years. has there been a change of color? most nevi are benign. the only way you can find out is to have a biopsy done on the spot. it is usually not cancerous but there is always concern if it has changed in anyway. have it checked out.