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ALLMedicine™ Argyria Center

Research & Reviews  47 results

Argyria
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1069121-overview

May 13th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Argyria results from prolonged contact with or ingestion of silver salts. Argyria is characterized by gray to gray-black staining of the skin and mucous membranes produced by silver deposition. Silver may be deposited in the sk...

Argyria
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1069121-print

May 13th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Argyria results from prolonged contact with or ingestion of silver salts. Argyria is characterized by gray to gray-black staining of the skin and mucous membranes produced by silver deposition. Silver may be deposited in the sk...

Argyria
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1069121-overview

May 13th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Argyria results from prolonged contact with or ingestion of silver salts. Argyria is characterized by gray to gray-black staining of the skin and mucous membranes produced by silver deposition. Silver may be deposited in the sk...

Argyria Treatment & Management
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1069121-treatment

May 13th, 2022 - Medical Care Treatment with depigmenting preparations is not satisfactory; however, according to some reports, 5% hydroquinone treatment may reduce the number of silver granules in the upper dermis and around sweat glands and diminish the number o...

Argyria Medication
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1069121-medication

May 13th, 2022 - Medication Summary Selenium and sulfur have been shown to have favorable modifying effects on the metabolism and toxicity of silver by forming complexes with silver. Silver selenide is highly insoluble in vivo, and this effectively reduces the ava...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

LOQTEQ® Antibacterial Pre-Market Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05260463

Mar 2nd, 2022 - Antimicrobial coatings of implants are of interest to reduce infection rate in orthopaedic surgery. Demonstration of clinical effectiveness of such coated implants to obtain market approval is challenging. The objective of this article is to defin...

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News  6 results

Argyria From a Topical Home Remedy
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/241654/hair-nails/argyria-topical-home-remedy
Ashley M. Reader, DO, Derek Dillon, DO et. al.

Jun 16th, 2021 - To the Editor: Argyria is a rare disease caused by chronic exposure to products with high silver content (eg, oral ingestion, inhalation, percutaneous absorption). With time, the blood levels of silver surpass the body’s renal and hepatic excretor.

Red-Brown Patches in the Groin
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/167476/dermatopathology/red-brown-patches-groin
Dong Chen, MD, PhD, Tammie C. Ferringer, MD

Jun 6th, 2018 - The Diagnosis: Erythrasma Erythrasma usually involves intertriginous areas (eg, axillae, groin, inframammary area). Patients present with well-demarcated, minimally scaly, red-brown patches.

Localized Argyria With Pseudo-ochronosis
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/96357/dermatopathology/localized-argyria-pseudo-ochronosis
Kyle M. Devins, BS, Herman S. Mogavero Jr, MD et. al.

Jan 9th, 2015 - Localized cutaneous argyria often presents as asymptomatic black or blue-gray pigmented macules in areas of the skin exposed to silver-containing compounds. 1 Silver may enter the skin by traumatic implantation or absorption via eccrine sweat gland.

What Is Your Diagnosis? Argyria
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/59267/contact-dermatitis/what-your-diagnosis-argyria
Jennifer Krejci-Manwaring, MD, Daniel A. West, MD et. al.

Jun 19th, 2013 - A 66-year-old woman presented to the emergency department with chest pain and dyspnea. Her skin was gray in color, particularly on the face and arms.

Woman Goes Gray - Not Her Hair, Her Face
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/76747/dermatology/woman-goes-gray-not-her-hair-her-face
Joe R. Monroe, MPAS, PA

Mar 22nd, 2012 - ANSWER
 The correct answer is argyria (choice “d”), caused by the ingestion of colloidal silver. Wilson’s disease (choice “a”) is an inherited disorder of copper metabolism involving signs of liver failure, including jaundice.

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