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I would like to ask about hypopigmented lesion in an eight

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I would like to ask about hypopigmented lesion in an eight months infant, in his anterior trunk, it appeared small At age of one month, then it started to increase in size till it involved the left axilla. I would like to upload a photo the patient is term delivered vaginally and thriving well.

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Please share the image using the clip so that I can assist,

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Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I already sent the image
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
File attached (P16LVGG)
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Hi, i didnot receive an answer yet☺️☺️☺️


Apologies for the delay,

Has the baby been examined by the pediatrician, what have they suggested?
Also any treatment that may have been tried for this?
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Customer: replied 6 days ago.
No treatment was offered, did you see the image? Iam a pediatrician it looks hypopigmented lesion
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I have examined him thoroughly, he is fine I was worried about tuberous sclerosis but It does not look like ash leaf lesions.
Please confirm if you receive the photo
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Good evening sir, I received no answer yet, I am waiting


I agree with you, this does not look like ash leaf macule,

It possibly looks like an unusual form of P versiolocor, a trial of mild steroid with anti-fungal cream may be indicated after interacting with a dermatologist,

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