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Nevus of Ota Summary

Description: A macular lesion on the side of the FACE, involving the CONJUNCTIVA and EYELIDS, as well as the adjacent facial skin, SCLERA; OCULOMOTOR MUSCLES; and PERIOSTEUM. Histological features vary from those of a MONGOLIAN SPOT to those of a BLUE NEVUS.

Also Known As: Nevus, Ota's; Ota Nevus; Otas Nevus; Ota's Nevus

Networked: 98 relevant articles (25 outcomes, 17 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Nevus of Ota

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. alexandrite : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 6 results : IBA
  2. Neodymium : 1 outcome 3 studies in 8 results : IBA
  3. Yttrium : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  4. Cosmetics : 1 outcome in 4 results : IBA
  5. yttrium-aluminum-garnet : 2 studies in 6 results : IBA
  6. Melanins (Melanin) : 3 results : IBA
  7. Argon : 3 results : IBA
  8. Dry Ice : 2 results : IBA
  9. Uveal melanoma : 2 results : IBA
  10. Progesterone Receptors (Progesterone Receptor) : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Nevus of Ota

  1. Nevus (Nevi)
  2. Cicatrix (Scar)
  3. Seborrheic Keratosis
  4. Hypopigmentation (Hypomelanosis)
  5. Cafe-au-Lait Spots (Spot, Cafe-au-Lait)
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Key Therapies for Nevus of Ota

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  1. Solid-State Lasers : 20 outcomes 15 studies in 58 results
  2. Lasers (Laser) : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 32 results
  3. Dermabrasion : 1 outcome in 3 results
  4. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  5. Laser Therapy (Surgery, Laser) : 5 results
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