A 31-year-old female asked about a female:
11months has small oval spot on chest since 7months. now she has another 1 on thigh which is not white but lighter than skin. is it temp?hypomelanosis
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Dr. Rajesh Kumaranswered
Pediatrics 50 years experience
See a dermatologist: Skin marks or hypo pigmentation spots commonly appear after birth for years. Best way to attempt to get a diagnosis is to see a skin doctor.
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