My baby has had a redish pink mark on her

Patient : My baby has had a redish pink mark on her neck since birth and i was wondering if it will go away or if she will need treatment. She is 8 months now and it seems to be getting bigger. Help
Symptoms:  Always tired. Reluctant to eat
My baby has had a redish pi...-1
Doctor :   Hi. Thanks for your history and the photograph. This is called a port-wise stain, a type of hemangioma which may ge t resolved by the baby is 4 yours. Occasionally an active treatment is local sclerosant injections may be useful. This is important as the spot is on the back of the neck and may need to be treated if it comes on the resting point on the pillow on sleeping. I would advise you to consult a Pediatric Surgeon to get more insight into the issue.

Related Q&A

Q: Can you get hand foot and mouth 3 times My son had it last year and now looks like twice this year

Q: My daughter was in a playroom an came into contact with dried blood which was not her own. Please answer the followin...

Q: Children high cholesterol, high lipo A. What type of doctor we should visit and what thype of treatment?

Q: Is there such a thing as a tear-free baby lotion?

Q: Does my child have slapped cheek


Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon