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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. ... related to the size, location, shape, and color of the mole. Mongolian spots may persist for months or years. They do ...
  3. ... cancer later in life or may be indicators of other serious diseases. Some very common birthmarks include blue-grey spot (formerly known as Mongolian spot), café au lait macule, salmon patch, and ...
  4. What Are the Risk Factors for Eye Cancer? (American Cancer Society)  
    ... melanoma of the eye. People with abnormal brown spots on the uvea (known as oculodermal melanocytosis or nevus of Ota ) also have an increased risk of developing eye ...
  5. Birthmarks (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... common pigmented birthmarks are café-au-lait spots, Mongolian spots, and moles: Café-au-lait spots. These very common spots are the color of coffee with milk, hence their name. They can ...
  6. Moles in Children: What Parents Should Know (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... in Asian, Native American, brown, and black skin. Mongolian spots often fade during childhood. Most congenital moles are harmless. A large or giant congenital nevus , however, poses an increased risk of melanoma. What defines a congenital mole as a ...
  7. ... child abuse . It is important to recognize that Mongolian blue spots are birthmarks, not bruises. The marking are usually: Blue or blue-gray spots on the back, buttocks, base of spine, shoulders, or other body areas Flat with ...
  8. Laser Therapy (American Society for Dermatologic Surgery)  
    ... tattoos and deep dermal pigmented lesions, such as nevus of Ota. This laser can also be tuned to produce a green light for the treatment of superficial pigmented lesions such as brown spots as well as orange-red tattoos. KTP The ...
  9. ... bites and minor skin infections Erythrasma Melasma Melanoma Moles ( ... sunscreen, leading to areas of burn, tan, and no tan Vitiligo
  10. Different Kinds of Birthmarks (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... away totally. Mongolian spots ... bruises. Sometimes they fade away, but sometimes they don't. Vascular birthmarks Your heart and blood vessels — the little highways ...
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