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Old 01-06-2012, 01:08 PM
emjoy emjoy is offline
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My 7 week old was seen by ped dermatologist for an H on her neck. She said it was small and superficial. What's the chances it will stay flat and superficial?
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Old 01-06-2012, 01:41 PM
DaniMac0130 DaniMac0130 is offline
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I'm not sure, but I will tell you that my DD's at 7 weeks was still fairly flat... now it's roughly 1/4 an inch raised. But I've seen others that stayed totally flat. They typically continue to grow and develop until about 6 months old (according to our ped derm).

Good luck!
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Old 01-10-2012, 03:26 AM
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Are you able to post a picture? If not feel free to email me directly. I would suggest taking photos weekly to keep track of changes. How much has it changed so far?
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