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len·tig·i·nes

(len-tij'i-nēz),
Plural of lentigo.
[L.]

lentigines

/len·tig·i·nes/ (len-tij´ĭ-nēz) plural of lentigo.

lentigo

(len-ti'go) plural.lentigines [L., freckle] Freckle.
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LENTIGO MALIGNA: SOURCE: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Carl Washington, MD

lentigo maligna

A pigmented lesion of the skin in which a large number of superficial, atypical melanocytes are found. Synonym: Hutchinson's freckle
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lentigo senilis

Solar lentigo.

solar lentigo

A flat brown spot usually appearing on sun-exposed skin, such as the face or the back of the hands. They are commonly found on the skin of elderly individuals. Although they are popularly referred to as “liver spots, ” they are not caused by diseases of the liver. Synonym: lentigo senilis
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Using its Penetrating Therapeutics technologies, Obagi Medical's products are designed to improve penetration of agents across the skin barrier for common and visible skin conditions in adult skin including chloasma, melasma, senile lentigines, acne vulgaris and sun damage.
Obagi's products are designed to improve penetration of active agents across the skin barrier for the prevention and correction of the most common and visible skin disorders in adult skin such as chloasma, melasma, senile lentigines, acne vulgaris and sun damage.
a leading developer and manufacturer of a broad array of light-based aesthetic treatment systems, today announced it has received US Food and Drug Administration clearance for its pulse dye laser (PDL) for the treatment of pigmented lesions, which include freckles, solar lentigines (also known as sun spots or age spots), cafe au lait birthmarks, and other skin lesions such as scars and warts.