erythema toxicum neonatorum

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erythema toxicum neonatorum erythema toxicum ne·o·na·to·rum (nē'ō-nā-tôr'əm)
A common temporary eruption of erythema, small papules, and occasionally pustules in newborns, associated with contact dermatitis or hypersensitivity to milk or other allergens.

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