vernix caseosa


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vernix caseosa

[′vər·niks ‚kā·sē′ō·sə]
(embryology)
A cheesy deposit on the surface of the fetus derived from the stratum corneum, sebaceous secretion, and remnants of the epitrichium.
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Other transient skin conditions seen are milia (5), vernix caseosa (5), acrocyanosis (3), neonatal acne (3), erythema toixcum neonatorum (1) and neonatal alopecia (1).
Por ultimo, se encontro asociacion de la aparicion de mancha salmon y eritema toxico neonatal en uso de toxicos, vernix caseosa con uso de medicamentos, y quiste palatino, vernix caseosa y anomalias del desarrollo en el uso de suplementos dieteticos (Tabla 2).
When comparing infants who retained the vernix caseosa 24 hours after birth, to infants who had it removed, evidence showed that the infants with the retention of the vernix contained higher levels of free amino acids.
New insights into ultrastructure, lipid composition and organization of vernix caseosa.
Vernix caseosa was considered unclean and washed away by 81%.
Now, a cosmetics lesson: Nourishing Night & Day Cream, the newest addition to the Care by Stella McCartney organic skin-care line, uses an ingredient based on vernix caseosa to moisturize and insulate the skin from the potentially damaging effects of temperature change, stress and pollution.
El liquido amniotico no tiene ningun efecto benefico sobre la piel del feto, recubierto y aislado de el por una sustancia parecida al queso, llamada vernix caseosa o unto sebaceo.
Vernix caseosa is considered unholy, and attempts are made to remove it.