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Image Number 2206 (Nevus of Ota & Nevus spilus)


Diagnosis: Nevus of Ota & Nevus spilus

Site: Face

Sex: F

Age: 27


Description: Slat-gray and brownish hyperpigmentation.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


A unique case of unilateral nevus of Ota on the forehead and nevus spilus on epsilateral cheek. Both nevi have been noticed since early childhood. Nevus of Ota presented as slate-gray discoloration with out scleral pigmentation whereas nevus spilus has dotted brownish appearance on the cheek. 

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