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

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Mar 22, 2016 ... Birthmarks are blemishes on the skin that are noticeable at birth, or shortly afterwards. A significant proportion of newborns have a birthmark.

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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  ...

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Do you ever wonder why people get birthmarks? Good question. Some types of birthmarks run in families, but not always. Nobody really knows why babies get ...

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Pigmented birthmarks. Pigment is a fancy word for color. These types of birthmarks happen when you have more pigment in one part of your skin. It's like a spot ...

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Medical Definition of Birthmark. Birthmark: A persistent visible mark on the skin that is evident at birth or shortly thereafter. A birthmark is often due to a nevus (a ...

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Oct 11, 2017 ... Birthmarks can be two main types: vascular, such as hemangiomas and port wine stains or pigmented, such as a mole or Mongolian spot.

health.howstuffworks.com/skin-care/problems/baby/question628.htm

I noticed a light brown spot emerge on my newborn son's forehead when he was about three days old. It never went away. Everyone calls it a birthmark. What is ...

www.womansday.com/health-fitness/wellness/a50080/the-real-reason-why-birthmarks-exist

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 ...