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Is this birthmark/mole cancerous?

Hi there.

I have a spot (birthmark?) On my arm that has been there since I was born.  I am a pale redhead that has melanoma running in the family so I am slowly getting concerned about this thing on my arm. I am 17 years old, I have been in to see a dermatologist 2 times in the last 4 years and every time they tell me it's fine despite the border that I see..I also have EXTREME anxiety and panic attacks, so this obviously plays a huge role in my worries. The size of the mole/thing is a little bigger than a pencil eraser in roundness.  I really, really could use some advice? I'm so worried about this.  Ps..this is on my arm right near my elbow.
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Just ask them to remove if u will continue to worry. It is small enough that it is simple to do.
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Make appointment with doctor. As you said, it was there since you born, So we can't say anything without seeing your spot. Please do not panic. And keep updating us.
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