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Tattoo with Q-Switched Laser Treatment

Picture of Tattoo with Q-Switched Laser

Tissue whitening after treatment with the 532 nm frequency doubled Q-switched Nd:YAG. Tissue whitening is the appropriate endpoint when treating tattoos with Q-switched lasers.

Color Atlas of Cosmetic Dermatology

Marc R. Avram, Sandy Tsao, Zeina Tannous, Mathew M. Avram

Copyright 2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.

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Sources: Color Atlas of Cosmetic Dermatology

Marc R. Avram, Sandy Tsao, Zeina Tannous, Mathew M. Avram

Copyright 2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.

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