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Diseases That Contaminate Tattoo Needles
Yes: Ask the operator. He/she will show you the needle in the packet in which it has been sterilized, before it is opened. ...Read more
Tattoos on your breasts, or elsewhere, will not have any effect on your pregnancy or on breastfeeding your new baby. It may not be a good idea to get a new tattoo during pregnancy or while breastfeeding, because of the small risk of infection from the small breaks in the skin that ...Read more
I recently got tattooed by a friend. The gun was boiled for 20 minutes, new needles, ink, and sanitation. No one has hepatitis but can still get it?
What are symtoms of hiv? I got a tattoo about 5 months ago at home and the guy had stabed himself by mistake and never changed the needle
Flu like: After infection, sometimes one can get a flu like illness with fever, body aches , sore throat, cough, swollen lymph nodes all over, rash, headache...Like a flu, that can last for a week or so. Get tested, even if you felt fine.Just getting a tattoo is a risk factor for hepatitis c.You need to be screened for that too. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm not allergic to any medicine.... so my sister in law bought a tattoo gun that came with clean needles and everything was clean but before using th?
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I got my first tattoo 6 weeks ago.And it's still red.I got really red immediately after. The tattoo parlour was highly rated and needles sterile.
How long can HIV live when exited the body. And can you get HIV from tattooing if the tattoo needle wasn't shared?
AST / ALT?: I trust you're asking about elevated liver transaminases. The workup may start with no alcohol and none of your usual meds (you may be allergic) for two weeks. If the transaminases are still up, a check for hepatitis b/c as appropriate, plus hemochromatosis, wilson's, autoimmunity is in order. If still up, the rx may be an even greater focus on aerobic fitness. Best wishes. ...Read more
Is there still can be any chances of getting hepatitis if i get my tattoo done from a clean place where they use new needle and ink? Any other advices
How early can you detect hepatitis from a tattoo? I just got a tattoo done but i can't remember if they had the needle unopened. Can you get rid of it
Incubation/hepatitis: The incubation period for acute hepatitis c averages 6 to 10 weeks.Hepatitis b is caused by infection with the hepatitis b virus (hbv). The incubation period from the time of exposure to onset of symptoms is 6 weeks to 6 months. Hbv is found in highest concentrations in blood and in lower concentrations in other body fluids. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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