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Can I get a tattoo a few days before having an egd?

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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Should not be a problem.

In brief: Yes

Should not be a problem.
Dr. Jason Hemming
Dr. Jason Hemming
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Dr. Barbara Hummel
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Tattoos

There should not be a reason to avoid getting a tattoo just because you are having an egd.
Just make sure the artist uses sterile technique and a new needle otherwise you chance getting serious infections.

In brief: Tattoos

There should not be a reason to avoid getting a tattoo just because you are having an egd.
Just make sure the artist uses sterile technique and a new needle otherwise you chance getting serious infections.
Dr. Barbara Hummel
Dr. Barbara Hummel
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