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Maryville, TN
A 24-year-old female asked:

Is it normal for newborns hands and feet to peel a few days/weeks after delivery, or is this just seen in overdue babies?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Peeling skin: Yes normal baby's skin can peel a few days to weeks after birth. This is a normal phenomenon.
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