granuloma gluteale infantum

granuloma gluteale infantum

a skin condition of the neonate characterized by large elevated bluish or brownish red nodules on the buttocks. It often occurs as a secondary reaction to the application of strong steroid salves over time. The lesions routinely disappear within a couple of months after the use of the preparations is discontinued.
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Granuloma gluteale infantum
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More severe presentations of irritant dermatitis include Jacquet's diaper dermatitis, perianal pseudoverrucous papules and nodules and granuloma gluteale infantum.