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Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Baby birth marks
my 4 month old daughter has a big red birth mark that looks weird and sticks out.I wanted to ask do you think it will get smaller?
It is possible that you are describing a hemangioma, which depending on where it is located and how large it is it may get smaller, but it could be something else. I would suggest that you discuss your question with your daughter's primary care provider.
Michael Spigarelli, MD, PhD
Formerly, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati