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How is a cherry angioma treated?

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In most cases, cherry angiomas don't require treatment. If they are cosmetically unappealing or are subject to bleeding, angiomas may be removed by lasers, shave biopsy, or electrocautery -- the process of burning or destroying tissue by use of a small probe with an electric current running through it. Removal may cause scarring.

From: Cysts, Lumps, Bumps, and Your Skin WebMD Medical Reference

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Reviewed by Debra Jaliman on August 27, 2019

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