Tattoos defined.

  title={Tattoos defined.},
  author={Norman Goldstein},
  journal={Clinics in dermatology},
  volume={25 4},
Tattoo definitions from general, foreign language, medical dictionaries and textbooks are reviewed. In addition to the common usage "to mark the skin with pigments," the word tattoo, used as a noun, first meant a signal on a drum or bugle to call military men to quarters. This chapter includes a variety of colorful, cultural and historical references. The… CONTINUE READING