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Did my daughter get cafe-au-lait spots from me?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
Cafe-au-lait spots are not contagious but may be inherited.
Please discuss with your doctor as such marks may be a marker of systemic inherited abnormality.

In brief: Depends
Cafe-au-lait spots are not contagious but may be inherited.
Please discuss with your doctor as such marks may be a marker of systemic inherited abnormality.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
In brief: Depends
If you have neurofibromatosis (you would know) you can pass these spots as part of its genetic package.
If not, they are a rather common birthmark that shows up randomly in the population.

In brief: Depends
If you have neurofibromatosis (you would know) you can pass these spots as part of its genetic package.
If not, they are a rather common birthmark that shows up randomly in the population.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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