argyria

noun

ar·​gyr·​ia är-ˈjir-ē-ə How to pronounce argyria (audio)
: permanent dark discoloration of skin caused by overuse of medicinal silver preparations

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“Argyria.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/argyria. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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