Dermatology is one of the main branches in pediatrics, and one of the major reasons for referral to your general pediatrician.

I hope this chapter will help you in many of these core medical conditions is pediatrics.   

Chapters of pediatric dermatology

Seborrhea in infants and children

Teething in babies and children

Herpetic infection after circumcision with direct suction

Herpes labialis (cold sore or fever blister)

How to maintain oral hygiene in children

Molluscum contagiosum (viral warts)

Jellyfish stings in children and adults

Cutis marmorata

Baby’s acne

Geographic tongue


Diaper rash or diaper dermatitis?

Chickenpox (Varicella)

How many nipples does a child have?

Nevus sebaceous

Carotenemia – the orange baby

Baby’s nails


Recurrent skin infections

Mongolian blue spots

Bacterial skin infections

Uncombable hair syndrome

Scarlet fever (Scarlatina)

Oral thrush (oral candidiasis) in children

Bites in children (mostly mosquitos some insects and a few bees)

Atopic dermatitis in children

Herpetic skin infection (herpes gladiatorum)

Pediatric hemangioma

Suck blister

Angular cheilitis in children