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Term:mongolian spot
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Definition:A bluish-gray to gray-brown benign, melanocytic nevus found usually in the LUMBOSACRAL REGION of dark-skinned people, especially those of East Asian ancestry. It is usually congenital or appears shortly after birth, and disappears in childhood.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Mongolian Blue Spot;   Mongolian macula
 primary_id: MESH:D049328
 alt_id: RDO:0007559
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  disease 11150
    sensory system disease 3849
      skin disease 2031
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  disease 11150
    disease of cellular proliferation 5062
      Neoplasms by Histologic Type 3220
        Nevi and Melanomas 432
          Nevus 17
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              mongolian spot 0
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