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08-26-2013, 05:20 PM
Tomorrow morning Dylan will see a dermatologist for the first time. His nephrologist wants him to have them check his moles. Is there any questions that I should be asking?

08-26-2013, 11:06 PM
I can not think of anything to ask, but be prepared to answer his questions. See the second link I posted below.

If they do a biopsy using a punch ask that the opening be sewn shut. Usually would take two stitches if they do a skin punch. I have had three done and all have been sutured. My sister had one and her DR never stitch it and the wound looks awful.

I just located a link that maybe helpful for you... follow the yellow brick road.. http://www.skincheck.org/pdf/what_to_do.pdf and http://www.skincheck.org/Page5c.php

Hugs with love..O.