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Itchy face newborn is it normal?

Itchy face newborn is it normal?

Itchy?: Hard to tell if the newborn is itchy - they scratch their faces by accident much of the time. If there is a rash, ask your pediatrician. ...Read more

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Freckle (Definition)

A freckle is a small brown spot on your skin, caused by sun exposure. Use your abcde's to tell the difference between a freckle and skin cancer. A=asymmetry. B=border [irregular]. C=color [irregular]. D=diameter [larger than a pencil eraser]. E=evolving [change in color, size, height, new symptoms like bleeding, itching or crusting]. These are danger signs that ...Read more


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Is it normal to have birthmarks?

Is it normal to have birthmarks?

Yes: Many babies have birth marks and some, consisting of vascular lesions regress with time. As long as the birthmark is stable and not bleeding, there is no cause for alarm. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a newborn's face to twitch?

Is it normal for a newborn's face to twitch?

Sometimes: Babies sometimes have muscle twiches that mean nothing. However if they are repetitive ; occur frequently-you should have your dr check it out. Good signs are if the infant is otherwise behaving normally. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get a dry skin rash during pregnancy?.

Is it normal to get a dry skin rash during pregnancy?.

Hormones & skin: The multitude of hormonal changes that occur during pregnancy can affect the skin. There are some specific rashes that occur in pregnancy which follow a distinct pattern (PUPPP), while other patients can develop itchy skin. If the skin is simply dry, then a dry skin care program with natural oils can suffice. If there is an underlying rash, it should be evaluated by a Dermatologist. ...Read more

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Is it normal for babies legs to be right red after vaccines?

Is it normal for babies legs to be right red after vaccines?

Local reactions...: Most local swelling, redness and pain at the injection site begins within 24 hours of the shot. It usually lasts 2 to 3 days, but with dtap can last 7 days. This is ok. If redness starts to spread, is large (>1 in), or begins >48 hours after shot, call doc. For more info see: http://www.Seattlechildrens.Org/medical-conditions/symptom-index/immunization-reactions/. ...Read more

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When a baby has roseola, is it normal to fever coming back when the body is still covered with rash? Or should it be high only before rash appears?

When a baby has roseola, is it normal to fever coming back when the body is still covered with rash? Or should it be high only before rash appears?

Not usually: The sequela of roseola is that the fever resolves and then the rash appears. If the fever is persisting, it could be something else besides roseola. In any case if the fever still recurs, then it's time to follow up with the doctor again. Good health. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a mongolian spot underneath your eye?

Is it normal to have a mongolian spot underneath your eye?

Not Really: These marks have other names such as a nevus, hemangioma etc.Mongo;ian spots refer to lower back and buttocks birthmarks. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have black skin on scrotum?

Is it normal to have black skin on scrotum?

Yes ...: Darker color on scrotal skin is normal because genital area is sex hormonal sensitive so its color undergoes its natural change from childhood to puberty/adolescence to adulthood just like similar change in female genital region and areola of breasts throughout life and during pregnancy. So, what you noticed is normal. If still in doubt, ask Doc timely. ...Read more

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Is it normal for babies to sweat?

Is it normal for babies to sweat?

Yes: Some babies sweat a lot more than others. Younger babies are often overdressed, so they work up a sweat during feedings. Young babies also can't kick their blankets off, so sometimes they sweat a lot during sleep. If a baby seems to change colors (turn bluish, dusky, or pale), has trouble breathing (breathing very fast when not doing much), or has other odd symptoms, a doctor should evaluate. ...Read more

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Is it normal for newborn baby to be jittery?

Is it normal for newborn baby to be jittery?

Maybe,maybe not : A newborn has poor control of their limbs and often their movements are somewhat random and uncoordinated. However, they can also have some jittery movements that reflect low blood sugar or other problems.Discuss with your doc. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a mole to just appear on your skin?

Is it normal for a mole to just appear on your skin?

Mole: Moles on the skin are very common. If the growth is enlarging or changing, then see your doctor and have it removed. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have any bruising color around a ringworm spot on the arm?

Is it normal to have any bruising color around a ringworm spot on the arm?

It is...: ...If you've ben scratching or rubbing it. But how do you know it's a "ringworm spot?" lots of things, other than ringworm, are circular. If you're using an otc ringworm cream, and it's not working, see a dermatologist and find out what it really is. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a freckle to change colors?

Is it normal for a freckle to change colors?

Possibly.: Sun exposure to freckles can darken the freckles, especially during summer months. However, since a freckle is technically a pigmented lesion of the skin, it is important to have your dermatologist check the freckle as it falls under the abcde criteria for moles and melanoma--assymetry, border irregularity, color change, diameter >>pencil eraser and evolving/changing. ...Read more

Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
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Newborn Freckle Rash (Definition)

There is a condition where the fetus has a rash while in the womb that is tiny little pustules. They pop, but then leave a tiny spot of pigmentation where they were. When baby born those spots almost look like freckles, but baby has never had sun exposure! Usually fades away over the first few months of life - rarely is ...Read more


Dr. Daniel Saurborn
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Neonatal (Definition)

The term neonatal is generally used to describe events that occur with an infant within the first 30 days after birth.Some practitioners are looser with the definition & extend the ...Read more