Newborn Skin

  1. spider-webbing of skin
    Cutis Marmorata
  2. Yellow pustules with red base, eosinophils in pus
    Erythema toxicum neonatorum
  3. Gravity dependent side has intense reddening, line of demarcation
    Harlequin color change
  4. Red mark on nape of neck, eyelids, forehead
    Permanent
    Macular stain (stork bite)
  5. Keratin obstructs eccrine sweat duct, accumulation of sweat under duct
    • Miliaria
    • Tx - reduce sweating
  6. Blue discoloriation of butt
    • Mongolian spot
    • Tx - document to avoid later confusion with bruise, fades in 2 yrs.
  7. 3 wks old acne
    • Neonatal acne
    • From maternal hormones
  8. 3 months old acne
    • Infantile acne
    • Stays until age 3
  9. Pustules on hyperpigmented macules
    Transient neonatal pustular melanosis
Author
mthoma98
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90092
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Newborn Skin
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