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Introduction: Lentigo

Description of Lentigo

Lentigo: A flat dark brown spot mostly found in older people on skin exposed to light.

Lentigo: Small circumscribed melanoses resembling, but differing histologically from, freckles. The concept includes senile lentigo ('liver spots') and nevoid lentigo (nevus spilus, lentigo simplex) and may also occur in association with multiple congenital defects or congenital syndromes (e.g., Peutz-Jeghers syndrome).
Source: MeSH 2007

Lentigo: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Lentigo

Source - MeSH 2007

The following terms can be used for Lentigo

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Lentigo

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