Source: The radiological accident in Goiania: overview of dosimetric and medical aspects
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Evolution of blister: Patient OAF: Photograph taken November 7, 1987, after the Goiania incident (PDF - 6,560 KB). Central skin was excised. A raw reddish surface is covered with a delicate layer of fibrinous exudate. Wound is healing from the circumference inward, and re-epithelialization is occurring.