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A birthmark is a benign irregularity on the skin which is present at birth or appears shortly after birth, usually in the first month. They can occur anywhere on the ...

Birthmarks: Causes, Types and Treatments - Medical News Today

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Mar 22, 2016 ... Medical science is yet to discover why birthmarks are formed; There are various types of birthmark including café au lait spots and Mongolian ...

What's a Birthmark? - KidsHealth

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Birthmarks, also known as hemangiomas, get their name for one reason: They are marks on the skin of a lot of newborn babies! Find out more about birthmarks  ...

Birthmarks - NHS Choices

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Birthmarks are coloured marks that are visible on the skin. They're often present at birth or develop soon afterwards. There are several different types of ...

The Real Reason Why Birthmarks Exist - Woman's Day

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Mar 23, 2015 ... Have you ever wondered why some people are born with birthmarks and others aren't? What happens when babies are in utero could have an ...

Birthmarks | BabyCenter

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Find out which kinds of birthmarks are temporary, which are permanent, and which ... flat marks that are formed by dilated capillaries near the surface of the skin.

Birthmarks: MedlinePlus

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There are two types of birthmarks. Vascular birthmarks are made up of blood vessels that haven't formed correctly. They are usually red. Two types of vascular  ...

Slide show: Birthmarks - Mayo Clinic

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Contrary to their name, birthmarks aren't always present at birth. Some, such as hemangiomas, develop weeks later. Most birthmarks are permanent, but a few ...

Birthmarks - Better Health Channel

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Any mark that is present on the skin at birth, or that develops soon afterwards, is called a birthmark. They are common and many children have a mark of some ...

Where do birthmarks come from? - The Bump

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Birthmarks can't be prevented and they aren't caused by any problems in pregnancy — so no, there's nothing you did to cause baby to have birthmarks.

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Birthmarks - KidsHealth

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Birthmarks that babies are born with, or develop soon after birth, are mostly harmless and many even go away on their own, but sometimes they're associated ...

Birthmarks-Topic Overview - WebMD

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What are birthmarks? A birthmark is a colored mark on or under a newborn baby's skin. Some birthmarks show up soon after a baby is born. Most birthmarks are ...

Where Birthmarks Come From - Today I Found Out

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Oct 26, 2011 ... There are several different types of birthmarks. What causes them is an excess of pigment cells (Melanoctyes), or an excess of blood vessels ...