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Experience:  30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology
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I had a small vascular lesion removed over a year ago. I

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Hello, I had a small vascular lesion removed over a year ago. I never heard back from the dr but was told if it was fine they wouldn't call back. Well I found recently that the specimen didn't make it through processing and he never called me to take another sample. He said he thought it was an lplk or an angioma over a small freckle? I had other dr's look at it before and nobody ever wanted to biopsy, in fact one said I could burn it off! Anyway,
I'm
Worried it was cancer and it was missed.
The area is smaller now but still has some vessels in it that blanch when pressed. The vessels go away in the winter and seem to come back when exposed to the sun. What does this sound like? I've attached a picture
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  khagihara replied 3 months ago.

Can you point it out with your finger? I can not identify it.