Neonatal (New Born) - Rashes, Lesions & Infections

Some of the common persistent conditions that occur in new born babies are:

Diaper Rash : These are seen as itchy red rashes in the groin, buttocks or pubic area. It is mainly caused because of friction or prolonged contact with urine or faeces.

Bacterial Infection : This is seen as pus filled boils, on face, neck or abdomen and are contagious in nature.

Fungal Infection : It presents as white creamy patches in the mouth.

Atopic Dermatitis : This condition presents as Itchy red rashes on the face, neck, folds of the body.


Treatment

Topical Medications as suggested by the dermatologist and symptomatic creams and moisturizers are suggested.

Some of the common