Answer: hi dear!
Café au lait spots are usually present at birth, permanent, and may grow in size or increase in number over time. Cafe au lait spots are themselves benign and do not cause any illness or problems. However, they may be associated with syndromes such as Neurofibromatosis Type 1.
Café-au-lait spots do not go away, may increase in number, and generally do not require treatment. A single café-au-lait spot is not a sign of a health problem. But six or more spots that are larger than0.25 in. (6.4 mm) or ones that occur along with freckles in the armpit or groin can suggest neurofibromatosis.
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