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Can I get a tattoo at 6 months pregnant?

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Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Psychiatry
9 doctors agree

In brief: Don't

Why would you put your unborn child at risk of needle transmitted HIV or infection of many kind.

In brief: Don't

Why would you put your unborn child at risk of needle transmitted HIV or infection of many kind.
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

But why?

In brief: Yes

But why?
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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David Escobar
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: You Shouldn't

You should not get a tattoo while pregnant, and not while you are breastfeeding after the birth of your baby.
With tattoos, there is always the chance of acquiring an infection, including hepatitis, which could be passed along to the baby.

In brief: You Shouldn't

You should not get a tattoo while pregnant, and not while you are breastfeeding after the birth of your baby.
With tattoos, there is always the chance of acquiring an infection, including hepatitis, which could be passed along to the baby.
David Escobar
David Escobar
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