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My 4 mo old has a dry patch of skin that's kind of a brownish color. It's quite bumpy. What could this be?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine
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In brief: See below

This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests.
Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it.

In brief: See below

This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests.
Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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Dr. David Sire
Dermatology

In brief: Possibly a birthmark

These normally are birthmarks composed of either nevus cells or other cells of the dermis which are increased in number. It should be evaluated by your pediatric dermatologist.

In brief: Possibly a birthmark

These normally are birthmarks composed of either nevus cells or other cells of the dermis which are increased in number. It should be evaluated by your pediatric dermatologist.
Dr. David Sire
Dr. David Sire
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