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Is it safe to get a tattoo with an ear infection?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Tattoos

The United States food and drug administration (fda) does not regulate tattoos leaving the burden of tattoo safety and regulations up to individual cities and states.
Some of the risks that come with getting a tattoo are infection at the site of the tattoo, allergic reaction to the tattoo dye, the spread of disease such as HIV and hepatitis c, granulomas and keloid formation. No tattoos!

In brief: Tattoos

The United States food and drug administration (fda) does not regulate tattoos leaving the burden of tattoo safety and regulations up to individual cities and states.
Some of the risks that come with getting a tattoo are infection at the site of the tattoo, allergic reaction to the tattoo dye, the spread of disease such as HIV and hepatitis c, granulomas and keloid formation. No tattoos!
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Tattoo

Where are you getting the tattoo placed? What part of the ear is infected? If there's a chance that there are bacteria from the infection in the bloodstream, might be advisable to wait until the infection is treated.

In brief: Tattoo

Where are you getting the tattoo placed? What part of the ear is infected? If there's a chance that there are bacteria from the infection in the bloodstream, might be advisable to wait until the infection is treated.
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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