Skin in infancy and childhood

Susan Burge and Dinny Wallis

in Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology

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ISBN: 9780199558322
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191729843 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Skin in infancy and childhood

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Skin of the neonate: the first 28 days - Pustules and blisters - Congenital cutaneous lesions - Infantile haemangioma - Vascular malformations - Red scaly skin in neonates and infants - Napkin rashes - Atopic eczema (atopic dermatitis) - Atopic eczema: management - Cutaneous signs in rare syndromes - Physical and sexual abuse

We do not attempt to address the whole of paediatric dermatology but have selected topics, generally with a medical overlap, that may concern doctors working in paediatrics or dermatology trainees.

Chapter.  6960 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Dermatology

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