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December 1966

Spontaneous Bleaching of Melanotic Freckles

Author Affiliations


From the Department of of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine.

Arch Dermatol. 1966;94(6):739-741. doi:10.1001/archderm.1966.01600300063013

A natural sequence for melanotic freckles is to increase in number and darkness along with age. In a case of xeroderma pigmentosum such freckles are fading instead.