Amalgam tattoo is a grey, blue or black area of discoloration on the mucous
membranes of the mouth, typically on the gums of the lower jaw. It is an
Amalgam tattoo. Authoritative facts about the skin from DermNet New Zealand.
Dec 14, 2016 ... Conditions such as melanotic macules, smoker's melanosis, amalgam and
graphite tattoos, racial pigmentation, and vascular blood-related ...
This article presents a case of amalgam tattoo and investigates whether it is
related to the patient's repeated episodes of sinusitis. The patient was a 46-year-
Amalgam tattoo is an iatrogenic lesion caused by traumatic implantation of dental
amalgam into soft tissue. Amalgam tattoo is the most common localized ...
Amalgam tattoos are a common macular pigmentation caused by pieces of
amalgam (silver filling material) accidentally implanted into the mucosa.
Feb 4, 2013 ... However, the clinicians need to be aware of the other and more frequent
etiologies of intraoral pigmentation, such as amalgam tattoos.
Amalgam tattoo is a fairly common benign pigmented condition of the mouth. It is
caused by deposition of amalgam. (silver filling) particles in the tissue and is ...
present as a mucosal discoloration is amalgam from the “silver fillings,” hence,
the lesion is usually called an amalgam tattoo, but other metals may produce the
Studies have shown that mercury in the gums, such as from root caps for root
canaled teeth or amalgam tattoos, result in chronic inflammation, including ...