A 33-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

what might the light brown spot on my baby's white part of the eye be?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Todd Purkiss
16 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends: It could simply be an area of increased pigmentation, like a freckle. I would recommend having your child examined by a pediatric ophthalmologist to be sure.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alex Golden
21 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Anterior fontanelle: Should be easy to feel by gently touching with the soft part of the fingertips whether wet or dry. It usually closes at around a year of age, but the ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Lio
Dr. Peter Lio answered
19 years experience Dermatology
Possibilities: Dermatology is pretty visual, so it's hard to know what is going on without seeing it. Tinea capitis (ringworm of the scalp) can present this way, as ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
19 years experience Pediatrics
Scalp lesion?: The bones of the skull should have been fused for a very long time now (you are 26, right?). I suspect that what you are referring to is a superficia ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Federico Mattioli
24 years experience LASIK Surgery
Freckle likely: Most commonly this would be a "freckle". Because this is non specific it is best to see your ophthalmologist eye surgeon for a close examination to b ... Read More
1
1 comment

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month