Search results in category Adverse Outcome Reports

Cosmetic Tattoo Adverse Outcome Reports (CT-AOR) can be submitted by any person to alert industry members and public members to circumstances that resulted in an unwanted outcome resulting from cosmetic tattooing. All CT-AOR's may be subject to moderation or removal by a member of our administration team if we deem it appropriate.

 

The intent is to provide a centralised database of information that can be searched and evaluated to identify problems with equipment, products, techniques, medical complications and other situations or circumstances that may lead to an unwanted outcome from Cosmetic Tattooing.

 

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NB. The purpose of the CT-AOR is to assist improvement in service delivery across the industry and it is not intended as a vehicle for punitive action against any party. If you believe that the content of any CT-AOR is inappropriate you may request a review by the site manger by using our contact form and identifying the report, and stating your objections. 

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Granulomatous reaction to permanent eyebrow makeup treated with topical steroids





Granulomatous reaction to permanent eyebrow makeup treated with topical steroids

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 11/01/2018 - 11:18 am



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Title:
Granulomatous reaction to permanent eyebrow makeup successfully treated with topical steroids in combination with topical tacrolimus.


Overview:
Case report of granulomatous reaction in an eyebrow tattoo from Japan involving localised Violaceous/brown firm papules on the right eyebrow and histopathology showed scattered brownish-black colourants present in and around some granuloma. The authors noted that "although PEMU can cause several adverse reactions, similar to traditional tattoos, the risks are not fully known". Detailed illustrations available on publishers website via the links below.


Industry Significance Rating:
Medium - Industry wide monitoring is r ...

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Glenohumeral Joint Sepsis after Joint Injection through a New Tattoo





Glenohumeral Joint Sepsis after Joint Injection through a New Tattoo

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 05/01/2018 - 12:55 pm



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Title:
Glenohumeral Joint Sepsis after Joint Injection through a New Tattoo.


Abstract:
a case of Propionibacterium acnes septic arthritis of a shoulder following two joint access procedures. Methodical investigation of these two procedures was performed using the Joint Commission root cause analysis matrix, which involved examination of protocols, interviews with technologists and physicians, and inspection of the procedure rooms and equipment. No procedural error or other causal factor for infection was found other than the injection through a five day-old tattoo during the first procedure. We could find no other reported cases of Propionibacterium acnes seeding a joint via ...

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Vibrio vulnificus septic shock due to a contaminated tattoo





Vibrio vulnificus septic shock due to a contaminated tattoo

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 30/05/2017 - 07:14 pm



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Overview:

The authors report a lethal case of septic shock in a patient with pre-existing chronic liver disease subsequent to leg tattooing and then seawater exposure in the Gulf of Mexico.



Title:
Vibrio vulnificus septic shock due to a contaminated tattoo.


Industry Significance Rating:
High - Industry alert, report has major implications related to health and safety.


Publication:
BMJ Case Reports 2017; doi:10.1136/bcr-2017-220199.


Authors:
Hendren N, Sukumar S, Glazer CS.


Links:
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Clients who have major medical conditions such as ch ...

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Conjunctival Tattoo With Inadvertent Globe Penetration and Associated Complications





Conjunctival Tattoo With Inadvertent Globe Penetration and Associated Complications

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 05/03/2017 - 12:06 pm



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Overview:

The authors report a case of inadvertent globe penetration "resulting in severe inflammation, capsular lens opacity, and secondary glaucoma" following conjunctival tattooing.



Title:
Conjunctival Tattoo With Inadvertent Globe Penetration and Associated Complications.


Industry Significance Rating:
High - Industry alert, report has major implications related to health and safety.


Publication:
Cornea. 2017 Mar 1. doi: 10.1097/ICO.0000000000001163. [Epub ahead of print].


Authors:
Cruz NF, Santos KS, Farah ML, Felberg S.


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CT-AOR : Scalp Hair Tattoo : Australia, Victoria, Melbourne, Pascoe Vale : ID 20130421-5c6f





CT-AOR : Scalp Hair Tattoo : Australia, Victoria, Melbourne, Pascoe Vale : ID 20130421-5c6f

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 22/04/2013 - 07:25 pm



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Cosmetic Tattoo Adverse Outcome Reports (CT-AOR) can be submitted by any person to alert industry members and public members to circumstances that resulted in an unwanted outcome resulting from cosmetic tattooing.
The intent is to provide a centralised database of information that can be searched and evaluated to identify problems with equipment, products, techniques, medical complications and other situations or circumstances that may lead to an unwanted outcome from Cosmetic Tattooing.
NB. The purpose of the CT-AOR is to assist improvement in service delivery across the industry and it is not intended as a vehicle for punitive action against any party. If you believe that the content ...

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CT-AOR : Lip Tattoo : Australia, Victoria, Melbourne, Armadale : ID 20130421-c6c6





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by CosmeticTattoo.org on 22/04/2013 - 11:10 am



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Cosmetic Tattoo Adverse Outcome Reports (CT-AOR) can be submitted by any person to alert industry members and public members to circumstances that resulted in an unwanted outcome resulting from cosmetic tattooing.
The intent is to provide a centralised database of information that can be searched and evaluated to identify problems with equipment, products, techniques, medical complications and other situations or circumstances that may lead to an unwanted outcome from Cosmetic Tattooing.
NB. The purpose of the CT-AOR is to assist improvement in service delivery across the industry and it is not intended as a vehicle for punitive action against any party. If you believe that the content ...

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