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Metal In Body Can Get Tattoo
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
Do the lymph nodes containing tattoo ink particles (during laser removal) protect the body from potential toxins in the inks? Do they ever leave body?
Not usually: Raynaud's symptoms affect the hands and feet, and sometimes the nose, ears, lips, and nipples. The vasospasm constricts blood vessels to the affected areas (cold temperature in the affected areas is a main cause of the vasospasm). Larger body parts have more blood vessels supplying the area, and have blood vessels coming from deeper, warmer parts of the body where the vessels are not constricted. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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I am allergic to tatto ink. Will laser removal cause the allergens to spread through my body and cause allergic reactions in other areas?
Possibly: There have been case reports of systemic allergic reactions to vaporized tattoo ink during laser removal including anaphyllactic reactions. Certain lasers are more prone to cause this reaction. If you have a history of a severe reaction to ink and must remove the tattoo, surgical methods of removal may be safer. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How does the body metabolize and eliminate particles that are injected into the skin (ie tattoo ink during laser removal) ?
In laser tattoo removal, what happens to the ink your body can't remove? Does it stay in your lymph nodes, kidneys, etc. Can it cause health problems?
Immune system: The laser breakes up the ink small particles the immune cells take it to the lymphatics where it gets expelled. It is uncertain how long it remoins in the nodes. Persons with tattoos have flecks in the nodes for life with no seemingly adverse outcomes. Laser tattoo removal does not seem to cause medical illness at least in the past decade that it has become popular. Just go to a medical doctor ...Read more
Will i get ink poisoning or heart infection from getting a tattoo on top of blood vessels in arms?
Yes... Carefully: Be careful and only go to a certified and approved site. People who have had cardiac surgery may be at increased risk for developing heart infections. Please discuss this with your doctor as they may recommend specific retailers that they know in your area. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Even with modern laser removal, does tattoo ink ever leave the body? Could accumulation in lymph nodes cause health issues?
Yes and maybe: Ist question The tattoo ink is vaporized and most the ink is gone. There may be some residual and some ink is very hard to remove. If the pt has had poorly done inking and a lot of tattoo in may get in the lymph nodes. I am not aware of significant disease in this regard. See your dermatologist or plastic surgeon for adequate treatment. ...Read more
Legitimate lab: If you are concerned you have been poisoned with arsenic, cadmium, lead, mercury or one of the others, get with a reputable lab. There are a couple of unscrupulous labs that will give false reports; you can recognize them by the trappings of magic and mysticism in their promotional material. Don't ask to be checked directly by a lab, but go through your personal scientific physician. ...Read more
Can i get HIV by a puncture with discarded needles o syringes? How many time does the virus survive outside the body?
Doubtful: The skin is a barrier against things entering our body...Or leaving it. The odds of a patch, chinese or otherwise, being able to selective suck out toxins are fairly slim. They are deigned to change color on contact to moist skin, giving the appearance of having removed something harmful. ...Read more
Can rubbing alcohol eat away at earrings when soaking them and cause the paint or toxic metals to like get into my blood stream when i put them in ear?
Doubt it: I don't think you necessarily need to soak them if you want to clean them. I think they can be wiped or cleaned gently. Let them dry thoroughly. Unless your earrings have toxic chemicals in them to begin with, you should be ok! :-). ...Read more
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