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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 iatrogenic ...


Amalgam tattoo. Authoritative facts about the skin from DermNet New Zealand.


Amalgam tattoo is an iatrogenic lesion caused by traumatic implantation of dental amalgam into soft tissue. Amalgam tattoo is the most common localized ...


May 27, 2014 ... What Is It? You or your dentist may notice a gray, blue or black spot in your mouth that looks like a tattoo. Dentists call these spots amalgam ...


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- old ...


Feb 4, 2013 ... However, the clinicians need to be aware of the other and more frequent etiologies of intraoral pigmentation, such as amalgam tattoos.


Apr 28, 2016 ... Images in Clinical Medicine from The New England Journal of Medicine — Oral Amalgam Tattoo Mimicking Melanoma.


Apr 14, 2011 ... Images in Clinical Medicine from The New England Journal of Medicine — Amalgam Tattoo.


What is an amalgam tattoo? Amalgam tattoo is a fairly common benign pigmented condition of the mouth. It is caused by deposition of amalgam. (silver filling) ...