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Image Number 1405 (Nevus of Ota)

 
Morphology:
Hyperpigmentation

Diagnosis: Nevus of Ota

Site: Cheek

Sex: F

Age: 28

Type:

Description: Hyperpigmentation of the cheek and eye.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: Diffuse and dotted slate-grey hyperpigmented patch involving the right cheek and infraorbital region associated with ipsilateral similar pigmentation of the conjunctiva and sclera. The condition had been noticed since birth. The patient was referred to laser therapy.

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