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Full thickness burns as a result of decorative branding
  1. R Jenner
  1. Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
  1. Dr R Jenner, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK; Rachel.jenner{at}

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A 21-year-old woman attended the emergency department (ED) with a burn to her posterior calf. She had paid a local tattoo artist to brand her as a form of body decoration. …

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