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Our baby is to have a hindu ear piercing ceremony when she turns 1 with a 22k gold needle. Is it safe should it be sterilized? Any infections to worry

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Dr. Roy Arnold
Internal Medicine

In brief: Sterilize

Alcohol or flame should be adequate.
Just keep pierced ears clean until holes are healed. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!

In brief: Sterilize

Alcohol or flame should be adequate.
Just keep pierced ears clean until holes are healed. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!
Dr. Roy Arnold
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