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Skin conditions in children

Created March 2019.


Introduction

Common skin conditions in children can be divided into inflammatory skin disorders, lumps and bumps, infections and infestations. We also list some uncommon childhood disorders. Many more conditions affecting children and adults are listed on our Topics A–Z page. 

Inflammatory skin disorders

Hair and scalp

Pigmentation disorders

Lumps and bumps

Infections, reactions to infections, and infestations

Uncommon skin disorders in children

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