Ota nevus is a stain that has a blue or black color which appears at birth.
It is located on the face, follows the trigeminal nerve.
Usually also it affects the nasal mucosa, oral mucosa and eye.
It is more common in asian and people of color.
Currently, the best treatment for nevus of Ota is the Laser HELIOS Q – Switched ND Yag 1064, which runs through selective photothermal and photomechanical destruction of dermal melanocytes and melanophages.
To achieve effective results are needed between 4 and 8 sessions with intervals of 15 to 30 days of each other.
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