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Acute Effects: Blister - Evolution to Moist Desquamation
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Blister on Patient OAF, Oct 18, 1987
Source: "The Radiological Accident in Goiania," International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, 1988, pp 108-109 (PDF - 6,560 KB) (IAEA)

Evolution of blister: Patient OAF: Photograph taken October 18, 1987, after the Goiania incident (PDF - 6,560 KB). Central bulla is unroofed and significant injury extends to index and middle fingers. This picture illustrates moist desquamation.

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