What is lanugo in pregnancy?


Upload Image

Report Form

Question: What is lanugo in pregnancy?

Topics: pregnancy

Paste old question below.

Available Answers: 1

Answer #1#


Lanugo is the hair that covers the body of some newborns. Lanugo may look like white or dark hair, or it may not have any. Lanugo is very thin, soft, usually unpigmented, downy hair that is sometimes found on the body. Lanugo: Downy hair on the body of a fetus or newborn baby. Lanugo begins to grow around weeks 14-16 of your pregnancy. Lanugo is the name for the soft, downy, unpigmented hair that covers Baby's body beginning in about the fifth month of pregnancy.


Answered By:


Tulsa, United States

Only Logged in users can post reply.

More Questions


Lost Password!

Create Account

Wait Processing...