Postterm Newborn Skin

Fetal Distress Post Term Pregnancy
Figure 1.9. Meconium staining of the vernix and skin in an infant who had fetal distress with meco-nium-stained amniotic fluid.

Figure 1.10. Note the meconium staining of the skin in a post-term infant. He also had marked desquamation of the skin as well as long finger nails, features common to the postmature infant.

Postmature Infant

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