A 39-year-old female asked:
i'd like to get a tatoo. but i form keloids. i have one on my chest from my chemo port insertion and one on my neck from thyroid surgery.
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Uyeda answered
44 years experience General Surgery
You should get: a small trial one in an inconspicuous area, to make sure that you don't form keloids with tatoo. Keloids form more commonly in areas where skin is close to bone, without any subcutaneous tissue, such as over the sternum.
Answered on Jul 30, 2015
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