1 doctor weighed in:

Can objects in the skin always cause infections?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Not always

However having a foreign body in the skin might cause a foreign body reaction/ granuloma or might increase risk for infection.

In brief: Not always

However having a foreign body in the skin might cause a foreign body reaction/ granuloma or might increase risk for infection.
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