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Tattoo over shunt tubing

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Dr. Harish Naik MD

is it ok to tattoo over a burn scar i know this is a strange question i got burnt by a chip pan fire down my back and arm and i want to incorparate it into a design to stop staring or at least stop ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harish Naik ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Sudhir Kumar MD

and is swelling. No redness , no fever . It's the exact track my shunt tube takes, the muscle it has been on/over ...I have a VP shunt which hasn't been bothering me in the few years since my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Harish Naik MD

Hi, My names XXXXXXX and i have a beckers nevus that covers almost all of my right pectoral and covers a bit of of my shoulder. Would it be safe to get this covered with a tattoo? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harish Naik ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

Is it okay to get a tatoo over a white colored birthmark? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

55yo family member with congenital hydrocephalus and a VP shunt since 1yo. Deteriorating slowly in cognitive and motor functioning over lifespan but in the past 12 months the decline has become quite rapid ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

Hello I had a tattoo done in august this year and have now got red bumps on some of the inked bits and have just started to get little spots come up where puss comes out if popped (much like a spot ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Saranya Ramadoss MD

possible (technically possible) to get a tattoo on the spot to cover it and whether there is a risk ... it with a tattoo, On the other hand the second doctor says there likely to stimulate cancer cells and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saranya Ramadoss ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Muzaffer Hussain Parray MD

Hello, after doing research regarding this I got a tattoo while breastfeeding (le leche website said there was minimal risk providing the are kept clean etc) and during the tattoo the wound ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muzaffer Hussain Parray ( Dentist)
Dr. Uma Motapothula MD

that my tubing of my shunt is going in to my pouch of Douglas and I have a considerable amount of fluid ...Hi, I had a VP shunt revision early this year, since then I have been having pains in my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Uma Motapothula ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Madhavi S Hullur MD

Please help.I just recently got a new tattoo.On the back of my calf .A bit smaller then the palm of my hand .I have over 20 tattoos,so this is nowhere near my first.However,this is the first time ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Madhavi S Hullur ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Although you can, there are possibilities that the tattoo site gets inflamed and the tatoo gets light eventually. So not going for a tattoo would be preferrable

Dr. Muhammad Ishfaq Habib MD

Hi For what purpose do you require over the counter medicine or tube. kindly ask a complete query so that we can be able to help you Thanks Regards

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi J! It may be due to one of the following conditions: Allergic reactions to tattoo dyes. This can occur even years after you get the tattoo. Skin infections. Overgrowth of scar tissue (keloids) Get...