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sclerema neonatorum

(nē′ō-nā-tôrəm)
n.
  1. Necrosis of subcutaneous fat appearing at birth or in early infancy as sharply demarcated indurated plaques, usually affecting the cheeks, buttocks, shoulders, and calves.adiponecrosis neonatorum subcutaneous fat necrosis of newborn
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