A 31-year-old female asked:
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16 month old with grey spots on sclera both eyes.. should i worry?

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Dr. Albert Melaragno
44 years experience Pediatrics
No: common enough and is called scleral melanocytosis the melanocytes are the skin cells that add color to the skin and this can happen in the eyes also see an opthalmologist if you are concerned, but is not a problem
Answered on Oct 9, 2020
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