A 42-year-old member asked:
what are the side effects of tattoos?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Steven Bender answered
34 years experience Dentistry
Tattoos: They fade and wrinkle over time ;-).
Answered on Nov 1, 2012
Dr. Heidi Fowler answered
24 years experience Psychiatry
Infection potential: Tattoing can lead to infections with organisms like clostridium tetani, streptococcus pyogenes, staphylococcus aureus pseudomonas aeruginosa, haemophilus ducreyi, treponema pallidum & mycobacterium leprae. It can cause illnesses like sepsis, impetigo, tetanus & erysipelas.
Answered on Feb 2, 2020
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