biology question #1995



kristi, a 38 year old female from hurricane w.v asks on March 17, 2004,

Q:

If a person or infant is going to get freckles, at what point or age do they appear?

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the answer

David Winsemius answered on May 30, 2004, A:

Around two years of age. For more on freckles (medically known as ephelides) visit The Mad Scientist network or eMedicine.com. Please make sure you see your doctor if you have concerns about your baby's freckles. We cannot provide medical advice.

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