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Congenital intraoral Fordyce spots
  1. Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu1,
  2. Vijayasankar Vijayadevagaran1,
  3. Udayashankar Carounanidy2
  1. 1Department of Pediatrics, Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute (IGMC&RI), Pondicherry, India
  2. 2Department of Dermatology, Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute (IGMC&RI), Pondicherry, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu, Division of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta T2N 4Z6, Canada; babuarun{at}

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A term newborn boy born to primigravida by spontaneous vaginal delivery presented with poor feeding and small blisters in the lower lip and oral mucosa. The mother had an uneventful antenatal period. Examination revealed multiple vesicles containing clear fluid in the oral mucosa, especially on the inner aspect of his …

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  • Contributors TAB, VV and UC managed the case. TAB drafted the manuscript, which was critically reviewed and approved by all authors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

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  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.