Which factors affect the appearance of lentigo?

Updated: Feb 23, 2021
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Answer

The initial appearance of lentigines varies widely and depends on the following:

  • Race

  • History of exposures

  • Genetic predisposition

  • Other factors, depending on the type of lentigo


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