Acne neonatorum

Last Updated: 2023-07-07

Author(s): Anzengruber F., Navarini A.

ICD11: KC21.0

Acneiform lesions without pathological value occurring after delivery.

Androgens of the mother passively transmitted.

Papules, pustules and (closed) comedones.


Clinical picture

Katsambas AD, Katoulis AC, Stavropoulos P. Acne neonatorum: a study of 22 cases. Int J Dermatol. 1999 Feb;38(2):128-30.