White patch on baby's skin, what could be this?
My baby developed a oval shaped white patch on her stomach since she was 15 days old. She is now 4 months and the patch is still there but we noticed it has faded a bit now. Any idea what can this be?
Can vitiligo appear in a 2 month old baby with no family history ?
hi, may i ask about vitiligo ? can vitiligo appear in newborn babies with two months? this baby have not a family history of an autoimmune disease or vitiligo. how can i know if this patches left on the skin of the neck after inflammation and exfoliation of this area vitiligo or not? with regard...
Two months baby with skin rashes
Hi Doctor , Our two months baby had developed skin rashes due to heat which was not disappearing and formed white nodules. We discussed with our pediatrician and he subscribed Diprovate. Although it solved the problem overnight completely, white patches are formed over cheeks and chin where...
Could white patch on nose of a 2 year old be a vitiligo patch?
hello sir, My 2 year old kid has developed a white patch on the nose. Is this a vitiligo patch? I have vitiligo since 2 years from the time of delivery and it started from the nose only. Is there chances for my baby also to have vitiligo. Is this heriditary?could you please help
Having white patches on arms & face
Hi, I am 29yr old and had delivered a baby before 11 months ago and still feed my baby and don t have regular period cycle. Recently I went out to an other city and used different face wash only once (then my regular face wash). After an hour, I noticed some white (or rather pale) patches on...
My 6 mos ild dayghter has fine%2C longish%2C white hairs in and on her labia and inside her buttocks near her anus%2C like pubic hair. Is this normal%3F
Hi there, thanks for asking. That is normal because babies are exposed to mother hormones through the pregnancy and the effect remains until several months after birth. I will go away before 1 year old. best wishes.
Thanks for writing to health care magic.
That is normal in a 2 month old baby. But if the problem is excessive it could be because of gastroesophageal reflux.
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Hope this helps.
Dr Y V Siva Sankara Murty
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
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