A Gunpowder Tattoo in a 6-Year-Old Girl

Seth Bernstein, Brittany Barros, Andrea Zaenglein

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Gunpowder tattoos result from explosion and subsequent traumatic implantation of pigmented granules into varying layers of the skin. This report details the case of a 6-year-old with a gunpowder tattoo on the face.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e210-e211
JournalPediatric Dermatology
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 1 2016


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Dermatology

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