Definition of skin tag
: a small typically benign soft pendulous growth on the skin especially of the eyelids, neck, armpits, or groin
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Medical Definition of skin tag
: a small, soft, pendulous growth on the skin especially around the eyes or on the neck, armpits, or groin A skin tag, a common and harmless growth, also was removed, along with some spider veins on his nose.—Laurence McQuillan, USA Today, 4 Aug. 2003 Skin tags usually are painless, but they can become irritated by rubbing against clothing.—Mayo Clinic Health Letter, December 1992—called also acrochordon
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