Frequency and characteristics of mongolian spots among Turkish children in Aegean region


Egemen A., Ikizoglu T. , Ergoer S., Asar G. M. , Yilmaz O.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.48, no.3, pp.232-236, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.232-236

Abstract

Mongolian spots, which are benign congenital lesions observed in the first years of life, can cause distress for parents due to aberrant localization as well as unexpected number and size. Therefore, efficient differential diagnosis is necessary.