Tattoo Problems - Check Your Symptoms
If you answer yes to any of the following questions, click on the "Yes" in front of the question for information about how soon to see a health professional.
health risks that may increase the seriousness of your
Do you have any signs of an allergic reaction after getting a new tattoo?
Do you have swelling at the site of the tattoo?
Do you think you have an infection after getting a tattoo?
Do you know or think you need a tetanus shot?
Have you had symptoms of another illness in the weeks to months since getting a tattoo?
Do you have a tattoo that is not healing?
If a visit to a health professional is not needed immediately, see the Home Treatment section for self-care information.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
May 03, 2012
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