birthmarks on the skin.Birthmarks are practically everyone.As a rule, we can contemplate the birthmarks on the body of the newborn children.Someone they are big, someone very small, in some dark, others bright.Every person they are different shapes, colors and sizes.Some know of their existence, some are not even aware.Nevertheless spots on the skin to create a certain discomfort.
Argued that stain light-colored bring more happiness than dark.The larger spot size, the more it has no effect.Regular round shapes - a great sign.Hair birthmark - unfortunately.
But this is just someone's opinion unjustified.So let's look at what still is a birthmark.
content of the article:
- What a birthmark?
- Birthmark newborn
- have any increased risk of children born with a birthmark?
- Hemangiomas are in most cases:
What a birthmark?
birthmark - a skin mark, which in its essence is innate or appears in the early years of life.Total distinguish two main types of birthmarks: vascular an
Average birthmark brownish color ranging from very light to and almost black and has a substantially smooth surface.Birthmark of this type can be flat or slightly above the level of the skin, often covered scalp.Many people have one or more moles, which are harmless.However, there are cancerous spots on the skin that can develop into melanoma.Such spots are distinguished by the following criteria: they are flat, they do not grow hair and they tend to have light color.If birthmarks in newborns are placed on the palms of the hands or soles of the feet, then they should be removed immediately, because these parts of the body most often exposed to physical impact and mechanical damage.Which immediately can lead to melanoma.
Ordinary birthmarks do not need treatment and disposal, if these areas are not in the field of constant irritation, for example, under the collar or waist, and other places on a daily basis rubs clothes.These birthmarks should be removed.More need to remove those birthmarks that burst, increase in size or bleed.It is also desirable to remove the birthmark on his face, as it is constantly exposed to solar radiation and brings beauty discomfort.
Vascular birthmarks - benign tumors, its structure consists of clusters of very small blood vessels.This is particularly evident under the microscope.In color they resemble a strawberry and port wine color.Bright red spots (strawberry) is slightly above the surface, dark red spots (port wine) is generally flat.Vascular birthmarks to develop melanoma and may not even require no treatment, but all the same they will attempt to remove in order to look beautiful, especially if the stain is on the face.Alternatively, there is still taboo method of vascular birthmarks.Many people believe in the particular importance of moles on the body.If you too believe, look at the meaning of your moles.
immediately after birth or within 1 - 2 months after giving birth to the child's body may appear birthmarks that remain with him for life.
If your child's body is present birthmark pink, red or bluish color to the same light bulge is present, you should report it to the dermatologist.Birthmarks of this type are called vascular nevi, they can be dangerous for the health of the child.
By their nature emit 3 types of vascular nevus: hemangioma, nevus flammeus (also called "wine stain"), and a salmon-colored birthmark.Birthmarks in newborns often harmless, but do not leave this fact to chance, once again examined and possibly remove the birthmark does not hurt you.
The most common type of birthmark in babies is a spot of color salmon.It manifested in the form of orange-pink spots or scattering of small red spots on the back of the head, eyelids and nose of the baby.Such patches say they "left their stork's beak."Typically such stains are not in need of treatment and most frequently tested during the first year of life.
hemangioma often appears a few weeks after birth.Up to one year is a red spot can occur anywhere and grow in size.After a year begins to fade and gain color.When a child goes to kindergarten spots practically invisible.And to 9 years 90% of children hemangiomas disappear completely and forever.By their nature, hemangiomas are harmless, but still control them.If you notice bleeding or change the color / size - it is better to consult a dermatologist children.
«wine stain" or flame nevus - a birthmark, which consists of spider blood vessels of the skin.The structure of this flat red spots that occur on the face and scalp.Flaming nevi grows in parallel with the child, but unlike hemangiomas he never changed and certainly not disappear.
surgically removed are powerless.If you certainly do not want to leave a scar for life to her child.While "wine stain" did not develop into something very serious, it is recommended to treat it early.This is best suitable laser therapy or infrared radiation.
Over time, the older the child is, the more he may be ashamed of their birthmarks.This can affect the mental state of the child's self-esteem and on.To prevent this, or contact the clinic for help or teach a child with the help of makeup to disguise spots.
have any increased risk of children born with a birthmark?
- Caucasian children
- Premature babies
- Girls usually 3-5 times more often give birth to the "mark" than boys.
Hemangiomas are in most cases:
- Within three years 30%.
- for seven years at 70%.
- to 9 years hemangiomas disappear without a trace.
And remember, natural sun tan only enhances the pigmentation birthmarks and did not hide them!So be careful in the sun and cover birthmarks from getting ultraviolet rays.