Statistics from Altmetric.com
A full-term boy was delivered by caesarean section due to macrosomia (birth weight 4920 g, maternal diabetes White A). The baby had multiple blue-livid purpura interspersed with purple, elevated and dense papules, and a petechial rash covering the entire surface of his trunk, limbs and face (figure 1). He also had bilateral periorbital haematoma (figure 2 …
Contributors JP and NM were the neonatologists involved in the medical care of the infant. JP took the photos and wrote the manuscript. NM and BR supervised and revised the manuscript.
Competing interests None.
Patient consent Obtained.
Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.
If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.