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Image Number 1966 (Nevus of Ota)


Diagnosis: Nevus of Ota

Site: Face

Sex: F

Age: 27


Description: Unilateral hyperpigmented patch.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


An asymptomatic but cosmetically and psychologically bothering unilateral hyperpigmented grey-brownish patch involved the left cheek and neighboring infraorbital area since birth. There was no associated pigmentation of the sclera.   

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