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What is the cause of black patches on thighs and legs?

Hi, my baby has black patches on her upper thigh and legs... My Ped said its birthmarks and will blend more in to the skin as she gets bigger. Now she's 7 months and I've noticed they have increased and more darker... They are not Mongolian spots... I'm really worried, can I do anything to get rid of it.
Fri, 4 Apr 2014
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Hai. Skin conditions are best diagnosed by seeing. If you are 100% sure they are Mongolian spots...I suggest you see a dermatologist or send over the photos. .Happy to help anytime. If you are happy with my reply, kindly rate it.
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