II. Definitions

  1. Cutis Marmorata
    1. Normal cold response in newborns that resolves with rewarming (may also be seen in adults)
    2. Symmetric skin mottling involving an infant's trunk and extremities

III. Physiology

  1. Normal newborn physiologic response to cold

IV. Symptoms

  1. Episodic mottling with cold exposure for the first few months of life

V. Signs

  1. Skin mottling symmetrically involving the trunk and extremities

VI. Management

  1. Resolves with rewarming of skin

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