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baby

noun bairn, changeling, child, fledgling, infant, juvenile, kid, minor, toddler, young innocent, youngling
Associated concepts: abortion, adoption, baby act, illegitimacy
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The collodion baby phenotype is characterized by a shiny parchment-like membrane that covers the baby's body, ectropion, and fissures, and is commonly associated with autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis (ARCI).
We noted 2 cases of collodion baby, 2 cases of body dysmorphic syndrome and a case of Kasabach-Merritt syndrome as an incidental finding.
However 10 per cent of collodion babies have normal underlying skin -- a mild presentation known as ' self- healing' collodion baby.