Skin changes of mercury poisoning (mnemonic)

A mnemonic for the skin changes associated with mercury poisoning is:

  • 5 P's


  • P: pink
  • P: puffy
  • P: painful
  • P: paraesthesia
  • P: peeling
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rID: 7211
Section: Mnemonics
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • 5 P's

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