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Mongolian Spot Summary

Description: 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.

Also Known As: Mongolian Blue Spot; Blue Spot, Mongolian; Spot, Mongolian

Networked: 15 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Mongolian Spot

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. styrene-methylmethacrylate copolymer : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  2. Phacomatosis pigmentovascularis : 4 results : IBA
  3. Carbon Monoxide : 2 results : IBA
  4. Cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita : 2 results : IBA
  5. Phosphopyruvate Hydratase (Enolase) : 1 result : IBA
  6. S100 Proteins (S 100 Protein) : 1 result : IBA
  7. Minocycline (Cyclops) : 1 result : FDA 25 Generic
  8. Methoxsalen (Oxsoralen) : 1 result : FDA 4
  9. Melanins (Melanin) : 1 result : IBA
  10. Hematoxylin (Haematoxylon) : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Mongolian Spot

  1. Nevus (Nevi)
  2. Port-Wine Stain (Nevus Flammeus)
  3. Hyperpigmentation
  4. Neurocutaneous Syndromes (Phakomatoses)
  5. Nevus of Ota
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Key Therapies for Mongolian Spot

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  1. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section) : 1 result

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