YOUR DERMATOLOGIST IN VIENNA 1030
Pediatric dermatology by Dr. Martina Sanlorenzo in Vienna 1030
Skin problems are very common in children of all ages and they can be uncomfortable and distressing for the whole family. We take the time to answer to all your questions and to help you supporting your little one.
Dr. Sanlorenzo – Your Dermatologist in Vienna 1030 – responds to the most frequent questions on pediatric dermatology
Birthmarks are colored marks on the skin that are present at birth or soon afterwards. There are two main categories of birthmarks: vascular and pigmented in origin. A small number of birthmarks are associated with more serious medical conditions, requiring investigation.
Infantile hemangiomas are benign vascular tumor that are common in pediatric age with a prevalence around five percent.
Acne infantorum is a form of acne that usually affects the cheeks of newborns or infants. The exact cause of this condition is not known, but it could be due to the increased sensitivity of the infant’s sebaceous glands to maternal hormones.
Atopic dermatitis is diagnosed with collection of family history and clinical examination. In rare cases a skin biopsy can be performed to confirm the diagnosis.
Diaper rash is a common form of inflamed skin that appears as a patchwork of bright red skin on your baby’s bottom. Diaper rash can alarm parents and annoy babies, but it usually clears up with simple at-home treatments.