Cradle cap, also called seborrhea, is an oily, yellow scaling or
crusting on an infant's scalp that is caused by a buildup of normal oils on the
skin. Cradle cap is common in babies and usually responds to home
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
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