What are cafe-au-lait Spots?
Brown cafe-au-lait brown spots of neurofibromatosis.
They are hyperpigmented oval patches that look like coffee stains. They are found in 10% of the normal population.
Cafe-au-lait spots can be a manifestation of some underlying disorders especially if there are six or more lesions greater than 1.5 cm in diameter.
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