LentigoWords beginning by L

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Lentigo is a small pigmented spot on the skin. It can sometimes be raised and occurs mainly on the face, hands and neck. Solar lentigo is a lesion caused by UV rays. Lentigo simplex develops all over the body, even without sun exposure.