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What is incontinentia pigmenti?

Incontinentia pigmenti is a rare genetic disease resulting in a neurocutaneous disorder affecting the nervous system whose abnormalities can involve the skin, hair, and teeth of affected individuals.

What could be the cause of blisters on new born baby?

Two of the main causes of blisters on a newborn baby are toxic erythema of the newborn and malaria. Other possible causes include bacteria, fungi and viral infections, neonatal cephalic pustulosis or incontentia pigmenti.