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    Newborn‘s rash is more than skin deep

    The case

    A healthy newborn girl returns for a follow-up visit at age 7 days, and she is exhibiting multiple disseminated red macules and papules of varying sizes. While in the nursery, several red blanching macules had been noted on her trunk at age 2 days.

    NEXT: What's the diagnosis?

    Amanda Schlak, MD
    Dr Schlak is chief resident, Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, Virginia.
    Anna Choe, MD
    Dr Choe is a resident, Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Richmond Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, Virginia.
    Clifton C Lee, MD, FAAP, SFHM
    Dr Lee is associate professor of Pediatrics, Section on Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Children’s Hospital of Richmond Virginia ...

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