Argyria

Known as: argyrosis, SILVER POISONING, Argyria [Disease/Finding] 
A permanent ashen-gray discoloration of the skin, conjunctiva, and internal organs resulting from long-continued use of silver salts. (Dorland, 27th… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Nanosilver is one nanomaterial that is currently under a lot of scrutiny. Much of the discussion is based on the assumption that… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Argyria is often considered an entity of the past, one which has largely disappeared with the cessation of silver… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Silver has a long and intriguing history as an antibiotic in human health care. It has been developed for use in water… (More)
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2005
2005
Argyria is a rare skin disease caused by cutaneous deposition of silver granules in the skin as a result of exposure to silver… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Resistance to silver compounds as determined by bacterial plasmids and genes has been defined by molecular genetics. Silver… (More)
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2003
2003
Argyria is a rare cause of cutaneous discolouration caused by silver deposition. We report a case of dramatic and diffuse argyria… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Localized argyria is uncommon and presents clinically as asymptomatic slate gray macules or blue macules resembling… (More)
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1994
1994
A 74 year old man presented with signs and symptoms of mild cardiac failure. His face and chest were severely discoloured, which… (More)
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1987
1987
X-ray microprobe and electron microscopic study was made of the remarkable blue-black pigmentation that sunlight elicits in… (More)
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1979
1979
This article reports the clinical findings in a work force of 30 individuals who were exposed to silver nitrate and silver oxide… (More)
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