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Concern over infection due to tongue piercing - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Infections
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Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2408 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   yes i got my tougne ring done and its been a week i need to take it out for a job what do i do
Doctor :   you need to consult a surgeon to get it removed
User :   its a bar
Doctor :   i did not get you
User :   you can unscrew it but what about infecticon
Doctor :   For infection you need to take antibiotics
User :   its a tongue piercing iam worried about infection should i take it out
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