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I am a dentist... I have seen tons of path slides but my alarmist

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I am a dentist... I have seen tons of path slides but my alarmist wife has me concerned about a mole on my back

DrPhilMD :

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing Internal Medicine Physician. Excellent service is my goal.

DrPhilMD :

please enter chat mode. :)

DrPhilMD :

Hey Doc.

DrPhilMD :

Can I ask your first name?

Customer: Nathan. Can I upload a pic on this.
DrPhilMD :

Hi Nathan. Nice to meet you.

DrPhilMD :

Yes, you should be able to

DrPhilMD :

Just above where you are typing there is an attach button

DrPhilMD :

is it working?

DrPhilMD :

Are you online doc?

DrPhilMD :

I will switch to Q and A. It will be easier.

DrPhilMD :

there you are.

Customer: Ok I'm back
DrPhilMD :

no problem. Is it working?

DrPhilMD :

If not, can you upload to photobucket and provide me the link?

Customer: Ok. Where do I upload a slide
DrPhilMD :

right above where you are typing.

DrPhilMD :

There should be an attach button

Customer: Let me look at photo bucket. Give me a sec
DrPhilMD :

ok. I will hang on

DrPhilMD :

take your time

Customer: My wife is a bit of an alarmist but this concerns me
DrPhilMD :

ok

DrPhilMD :

Did you get the pic?

DrPhilMD :

is photobucket working?

DrPhilMD :

you there Nathan?

Customer: Ok I've almost finished
DrPhilMD :

alright

Customer: http://s1334.photobucket.com/user/Ndredmon/media/image_zpsa96d4303.jpg.html
DrPhilMD :

ok. hang on

Customer: Slightly raised darker than my other moles by 30percent
DrPhilMD :

I see it.

DrPhilMD :

The borders are regular correct?

DrPhilMD :

Also, no color variation?

DrPhilMD :

It's hard to tell in the pic.

Customer: Regular borders
Customer: Darker center
DrPhilMD :

Can you take a closer up pic?

Customer: I'll try
Customer: give me a sec
DrPhilMD :

ok. holding

Customer: http://s1334.photobucket.com/user/Ndredmon/media/image_zpsbc1ff2f2.jpg.html
DrPhilMD :

you there doc

DrPhilMD :

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Customer: Apple products are not th best
DrPhilMD :

haha

Customer: The best clinical cameras
DrPhilMD :

I have to tell you....

DrPhilMD :

I can't be 100% but I think this is really nothing

DrPhilMD :

Have your doctor look at it to be sure but I think it is fine

DrPhilMD :

We use the ABCDE system

DrPhilMD :

A for asymmetry. Yours is round

DrPhilMD :

B for border...yours in normal

DrPhilMD :

C for color...yours is normal

DrPhilMD :

D for diameter...yours is relatively small

DrPhilMD :

E for elevation...yours is raised

DrPhilMD :

So you have 1/5.

DrPhilMD :

Get it checked but I bet its fine

Customer: Cool..I have 4 clinics...one attached to a gp clinic and I will follow up but that is what I figurd
DrPhilMD :

Any more questions for me doc?

Customer: thanks. XXXXX could pull a tooth this way it would be awesome
DrPhilMD :

Haha...

DrPhilMD :

the future looks bright. :)

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