(2) A generic term for any type of birthmark
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stork markStork bite Neonatology
1. Birthmark, see there.
2. A common capillary nevus of the newborn, consisting of one or more flat pink macules with irregular borders on the forehead, eyelids, tip of nose, upper lip or hairline on back of neck; SBs often darken with crying, fade with pressure, clear spontaneously in months and disappear by 18 months.
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