Jeffrey J. Meffert, Author at Psychiatry Advisor

Jeffrey J. Meffert

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Argyria (Argyrosis, Argyriasis, Amalgam tattoo)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history The history should reveal an exposure to topical or ingested silver. While acute cases are reported, usually the exposure occurs years later or after years of repeated exposure. Characteristic findings on physical examination Focal argyria may present as blue, gray…

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