27/05/2015 06:14 BST | Updated 27/05/2015 06:59 BST

Could Your Mole Be Cancerous? Take This NHS Quiz To Find Out Whether You Need To Get It Checked

Birthmark or Mole
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Birthmark or Mole

There's nothing worse than coming back from holiday only to find a new mole has sprouted on your body.

A million questions erupt in your brain: Should I be concerned? Is it worth visiting the doctor about? Or am I just being paranoid?

This super easy tool from the NHS takes you through a whole host of questions which can help you determine whether it could be something serious or not.

At the end of the quiz, you will also be given plenty of advice on preventing skin cancer.

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Please note: This tool is for information only and is not intended to replace a consultation with a GP.


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