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Liver spots

Alternate Names : Sun-induced skin changes - liver spots, Senile or solar lentigines, Skin spots - aging, Age spots


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Lentigo, solar on the back
Lentigo, solar on the back

A lentigo, sometimes called an age spot or freckle, is the result of cumulative damage to the skin by sunlight. It consists of flat spots with increased pigmentation. Some spots may be fairly light, while others are darker. The edges are seldom uniform.

Lentigo, solar with erythema on the arm
Lentigo, solar with erythema on the arm

A lentigo, sometimes called an age spot or freckle, is the result of cumulative damage to the skin by sunlight. It consists of flat spots with increased pigmentation. Some spots may be fairly light, while others are darker. The edges are seldom uniform.





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