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After exam will my doctor tell my parents about my nipple piercings?

After exam will my doctor tell my parents about my nipple piercings?

No: No your parents will not be told because that is confidential information between you and your doctor. Confidentality is only broken with your permission or in rare cases where you disclose you are going to hurt yourself or someone else. ...Read more

Nipple (Definition)

A nipple also known mammary papilla or teat is a small projection of skin containing the outlets for 15–20 lactiferous ducts. Its at the apex or top or breast ...Read more


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I have my nipples pierced and my parents don't know. I have a laparoscopy in a couple weeks. Will my doctor tell them??

I have my nipples pierced and my parents don't know. I have a laparoscopy in a couple weeks. Will my doctor tell them??

Depends: This may depend on your age. If you're below 18, and they are the legal guardian, it is possible. I would think however it would be unlikely. Usually, all piercings are removed during surgery due to the use of monopolar electric energy and the possibility of burning. I would strongly considered simply removing the piercings before the surgery, and replacing them afterwards. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Does my doctor need to write down if I have nipple piercings and tattooes? Can I tell her not to?

Yes: Your doctor needs to write all observations and data when seeing you. It helps in the diagnosis, risk factor stratification, and looking back at history. Don't worry though. No one besides you and your doctor is permitted to see the notes except those with legitimate need - consulting doctors, nurses, insurance, and government officials by court order. ...Read more

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How to tell if my nipple piercing is healing normal or if should be concerned about infection?

How to tell if my nipple piercing is healing normal or if should be concerned about infection?

Symptoms?: Symptoms of infection at the site of a body piercing may include redness, swelling, pain, heat, induration / firmness, drainage of fluid / pus. If you have any concerns about this it would be good to go to a clinic or a doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is it normal for doctors to place the stethoscope on top of your nipple to hear your heart?

Can you tell me is it normal for doctors to place the stethoscope on top of your nipple to hear your heart?

Stethescope: Usually not. It could be accidental. In females it will be placed underneath the breast. In men it is likely. ...Read more

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What's the expert opinion, could the doctor tell my parents about my selfharm?

What's the expert opinion, could the doctor tell my parents about my selfharm?

Unsure: Your doctor has certain ethical and legal guidelines he/she must follow. They are aimed at preserving life. Usually an adult does not have to be concerned about their physician telling their parents. If you are having serious thoughts of harming yourself, tell you doctor. ...Read more

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Will my doctor Tell my mom about my belly button piercing?

Will my doctor Tell my mom about my belly button piercing?

It depends.: If you're 18 years old or older, your doctor CANNOT tell your mom ANYTHING without your permission. If you're younger than 18, he or she has usually THE RIGHT to tell your parents about your physical and mental health. If you don't have any complication from the procedure, you can ask that s'he not tell your folks and most likely s'he will comply Still, it's best to be honest w. your Mom. ...Read more

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I got a physical and i smoke weed will the doctor tell my parents?

Unless the: Physically ordered illicit drug screens - it will not show. ...Read more

Piercing (Definition)

Body piercing, a form of body modification, is the practice of puncturing or cutting a part of the human body, creating an opening in which ...Read more