Check your body for the symptoms and signs of skin cancer with this simple guide to knowing your moles.
A – asymmetry (an irregular shaped mole)
B – borders (ragged edges)
C – colour change or a mole that is a different colour in one part than in another
D – diameter (any increase in size, but particularly more than about 6mm across)
E – elevation (raising from the surface, especially if it is irregularly raised)
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