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What are the changes that the skin undergoes during pregnancy?

What are the changes that the skin undergoes during pregnancy?

During pregnancy, hyperpigmentation of the white line between the umbilicus and the pubis can occur.

In general, these changes disappear after a few months after birth.

However, any suspicion should be checked by a dermatologist.

Dr. Anca Panaitescu
resident obstetrics-gynecologist

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