A 21-year-old female asked:
9 years ago i had mrsa infection and i got surgery for it, i now have a scar on my leg thats about 5-6 inches. is it possible for me to get a tattoo over it or would that be too dangerous?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Bennett Machanicanswered
Neurology 54 years experience
Cannot conceive of any unusual risk in this area of scarring in view of the lengthy interval described.
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Answered Dec 16, 2021
Last updated Dec 16, 2021
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