I have three moles on my neck. Two are of normal shape and size but one is small in size, flesh colored and shaped like a small baby toe with a light colored hard toenail growing out of it. Should I be worried ? I have never seen nor heard of anything like this before. (it actually looks just like a small thick hard toenail) do anyone know anything about this type of mole? all three are located side by side.
I cannot confirm anything without examination,but it can be a cutaneous horn.In this, a cone-shaped protuberance arises on the skin caused by overgrowth of the most superficial layer of skin (epidermis).
Treatment includes freezing with cryotherapy,curettage and electrodessication,using chemotherapy agents or laser treatment.I would suggest that you get it evaluated from a dermatologist and discuss this possibility and treatment options.
I hope that helps. Take care and pls do keep me posted on how you are doing or if you have any additional doubts. Kind regards.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.