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What is the duration of pili torti?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner
Pili torti is typically present at birth and may last for a lifetime. Sometimes it does not develop until the child is a few months to two years old. It often spontaneously resolves at puberty, or at least may improve.

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