liver spot


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liver spot

n.
A benign, localized brownish patch on the skin, often occurring in old age and usually in fair-skinned people with sun-damaged skin. Also called age spot.

liver spot

n
(Medicine) med a dark brown skin spot, usually caused by sun exposure
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.liver spot - a type of skin disease that causes brown spots on the skin
cutis, skin, tegument - a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch; "your skin is the largest organ of your body"
macule, macula - a patch of skin that is discolored but not usually elevated; caused by various diseases
Translations

liver spot

n lentigo solar, mancha par-duzca en la piel que suele aparecer en la vejez
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The type of patch that develops with age is called age spot, lentigo, or liver spot.
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Unsightly brown spots, often referred to liver spots, are a normal part of aging and typically start appearing on the skin after the age of 40.
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Sun exposure can give you freckles, or dark patches called melasma, and this can be made worse by birth control pills and pregnancy, then there are age and liver spots.
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