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A 21-year-old male asked:

have a bump from getting tattoo on stretch mark what is it ? artist told me if i go back over it with ink it will go away is this true ?

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Dr. Warren Wolfe
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Not sure: I'm not sure if the "bump" is the ink or an infection.. I don't think it was a good idea to get a tattoo over a stretch mark. It might be a good idea to get a second opinion from your family physician.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
or a dermatologist
Aug 3, 2014

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