Prevalence of Congenital Cutaneous Anomalies in 1000 Newborns and a Review of the Literature


Solak S. S. , Altunay I. K. , Demirci G. , Can B.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PERINATOLOGY, vol.33, no.1, pp.79-83, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0035-1556884
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PERINATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.79-83

Abstract

Objective There are limited reports studying on congenital cutaneous anomalies in newborns, particularly in Turkey. Some of congenital cutaneous anomalies serve as an important clue for accompanying syndromes or other medical conditions. This study aimed to determine the prevalence of congenital cutaneous anomalies in newborns and to discuss their clinical significance with a brief review of literature.