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8 Possible Causes for Cafe-Au-Lait Spots May or May Not Be Present

  • Mazabraud Syndrome

    These pigmented lesions may be congenital. The margins of the cafe-au-lait spots are typically very irregular, resembling a map of the coast line of Maine.[jomfp.in] They present as well-defined, generally unilateral tan macules on the trunk and thighs, oral mucosal macules may also be present.[jomfp.in]

  • McCune-Albright Syndrome

    [for Professionals mainly] ... characterized by the classic triad of precocious puberty, polyostotic fibrous dysplasia and cafe-au-lait spots ...[ibis-birthdefects.org] Additional endocrine abnormalities may also be present, including hyperthyroidism, growth hormone excess and hyperprolactinemia ... precocious puberty is typically the initial[ibis-birthdefects.org]

  • Costello Syndrome

    Signs and Symptoms: Brown skin spots that look like freckles called letigines Cafe-au-lait spots Short stature and delays in growth Cardiac involvement including congenital[care.com] Some of the symptoms I'm going to describe below may or may not be present, making it easy to confuse with Noonan Syndrome.[care.com]

  • Noonan Syndrome

    Signs and Symptoms: Brown skin spots that look like freckles called letigines Cafe-au-lait spots Short stature and delays in growth Cardiac involvement including congenital[care.com] Some of the symptoms I'm going to describe below may or may not be present, making it easy to confuse with Noonan Syndrome.[care.com]

  • Edema of the Newborn

    Cafe-au-lait spots, so called because of their "coffee with milk" light-brown color, are present on the skin of some infants.[kidshealth.org] These may deepen in color (or may first appear) as the child grows older.[kidshealth.org] As a child gets older, cosmetic appearance concerns may require the attention of a dermatologist.[kidshealth.org]

  • Hemimegalencephaly

    Conditions such as linear nevus syndrome, “cafe au laitspots, ash leaf marks, and H ypomelanosis of Ito.[brainrecoveryproject.org] Conditions such as linear nevus syndrome , “cafe au laitspots , ash leaf marks , and H ypomelanosis of Ito .[brainrecoveryproject.org] Skin involvement may take months or years after birth to appear. Hemihypertrophy, where one half of the body is larger than the other, may also be present.[brainrecoveryproject.org]

  • LEOPARD Syndrome

    Signs and Symptoms: Brown skin spots that look like freckles called letigines Cafe-au-lait spots Short stature and delays in growth Cardiac involvement including congenital[care.com] Some of the symptoms I'm going to describe below may or may not be present, making it easy to confuse with Noonan Syndrome.[care.com]

  • Neurofibromatosis-Noonan Syndrome

    Signs and Symptoms: Brown skin spots that look like freckles called letigines Cafe-au-lait spots Short stature and delays in growth Cardiac involvement including congenital[care.com] Some of the symptoms I'm going to describe below may or may not be present, making it easy to confuse with Noonan Syndrome.[care.com]

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