SKIN NDISEASE NEWBORN : Erythema Toxicum Neonatorum IN THE NEWBORN

  Onset in the second to third day of life, mostly in term babies of lesions characterised by a central whitish to yellowish papule surrounded by a halo of erythema, mainly over the trunk but also in the limbs and face. Lesions may intensify or coalesce particularly in response to local heat. They wax and wane over the ensuing 3 to 6 days. They are benign. Aetiology is unknown.

 

 

 

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