A 43-year-old member asked:
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what to do if i have the same birthmark as my grandmother what does that mean?

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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Nothing in particulr: It is interesting but of no significance.As many as 14% of the population can have the storks bite birth mark and it may or may not appear in siblings, relatives in the same family. Many other birth marks appear sporadically.
Answered on Sep 26, 2019

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Nothing special: I know of no particular medical condition or disease that is specifically related to a single birthmark at that location.
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