A 39-year-old member asked:
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Is it possible for people with von willebrand disease or hemophilia to get tattoos?

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Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience in Aesthetic Medicine
Yes: Yes but there is a risk of excess bleeding.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014

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