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Classification and external resources

Benign lentigo on human skin (leg)
ICD-10 L81.4
ICD-9 709.09
DiseasesDB 34325
eMedicine derm/221
MeSH D007911

Lentigo, plural "lentigines," a noun, is generally considered a brown pigmented spot on the skin. "Lentiginous", an adjective, is used to describe a skin lesion that fits the description of a "lentigo."[1] Conditions characterized by lentigines include:[2]:686-687

See also


  1. ^ Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. Random House, Inc. 2001. Page 1101. ISBN 037572026.
  2. ^ James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0. 


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