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  1. Birthmarks (National Library of Medicine)  
    Birthmarks are abnormalities of the skin that are present when a baby is born. There are two types of birthmarks. Vascular birthmarks are made up of blood vessels ...
  2. Nevus sebaceous; Hairy nevus; Nevi; Mole; Cafe-au-lait spots; Congenital nevus ... Cafe-au-lait spots may occur in people with the genetic disorder, neurofibromatosis . Nearly everyone has moles, which usually appear ...
  3. ... often have more than 6 light brown spots (cafe-au-lait spots) larger than 1.5 centimeters. This is a picture of a giant cafe-au-lait spot on a person with neurofibromatosis.
  4. About Neurofibromatosis 1 (Children's Tumor Foundation) - PDF  
    ... will not necessarily, develop all of these features. Café-au-lait spots , one of the most common signs of NF1, ... on to each child of an affected parent. CAFÉ-AU-LAIT SPOTS Pigmented, flat spots which are variable in shape ...
  5. Diagnosis of NF1 (Children's Tumor Foundation)  
    ... removed tumors to change from benign to cancerous. Café-au-lait spots, the most common sign of NF, are the ... their light tan color. In darker-skinned people, café-au-lait spots appear darker in color than surrounding skin. People ...
  6. Facing Neurofibromatosis: A Guide for Teens (Children's Tumor Foundation) - PDF  
    ... NF1. Diagnostic Features of Neurofibromatosis • 6 or more cafe-au-lait spots • freckling under the arms or in the groin • ... glioma) • characteristic bone abnormality • family history of NF1 Cafe-au-lait spots are flat, brown patches on the skin. The ...
  7. Child with NF1 (Children's Tumor Foundation) - PDF  
    ... with NF1 is by the presence of multiple café-au-lait spots on the skin. Sometimes these are noticed at ... are harmless. Children with NF1 usually have many café-au-lait spots, sometimes hundreds, and almost always six or more. ...
  8. Neurofibromatosis (For Parents) (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... sign is almost always the presence of brown café au lait spots. These distinctive spots don't hurt or itch ... diagnosis of mild NF is the appearance of café-au-lait spots on the skin. Many people who do not ...
  9. Birthmarks (For Parents) (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... stork bites") and pigmented birthmarks (such as moles, café-au-lait spots, and Mongolian spots). They're mostly harmless and ... Pigmented Birthmarks The most common pigmented birthmarks are café-au-lait spots, Mongolian spots, and moles: Café-au-lait spots. ...
  10. Genetics Home Reference: McCune-Albright syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... usually have light brown patches of skin called café-au-lait spots, which may be present from birth. The irregular borders of the café-au-lait spots in McCune-Albright syndrome are often compared to ...
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