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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.


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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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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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Papulo-Nodular Reactions in Black Tattoos as Markers of Sarcoidosis





Papulo-Nodular Reactions in Black Tattoos as Markers of Sarcoidosis

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 08/02/2017 - 04:34 pm



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The authors noted that based upon historical data Sarcoidosis appears to be more prevalent among patients with tattoo reactions and they evaluated the potential association in their systematic study. In their conclusion the authors noted that "black tattoos with papulo-nodular reactions should be seen as markers of sarcoidosis" and that depending on individual predisposition "Papulo-nodular reactions may, as triggers, induce widespread reactions in other black tattoos" describing this as a “rush phenomenon” . The authors estimated that Sarcoidosis to have a 500-fold increased in papulo-nodular reactions as compared to the prevalence in the general population ...

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Micropigmentation: Camouflaging Scalp Alopecia and Scars in Korean Patients





Micropigmentation: Camouflaging Scalp Alopecia and Scars in Korean Patients

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 31/12/2013 - 04:56 pm



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This article provides the results of a study into the usefulness of micropigmentation for alopecia and scalp scar camouflage among male and female Korean patients. The study found that for 42 out of 43 patients results were highly satisfactory and there were no adverse effects or complications and only one patient was dissatisfied because she did not notice any remarkable changes after the procedure.


Title:
Micropigmentation: Camouflaging Scalp Alopecia and Scars in Korean Patients.


Publication:
Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2013 Dec 24.


Authors:
Park JH, Moh JS, Lee SY, You SH.


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Permanent Cosmetics





Nursing Article

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 10/11/2013 - 03:40 pm



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The Education Team here at CosmeticTattoo.org keeps a close eye on the scientific and medical literature for new publications relating to cosmetic and medical tattooing that may be of interest to our our members. Our intent is to create a database of information that can be quickly searched with links to the article and publisher so that those who are conducting research or who wish to expand their knowledge can have quick access to important publications.
NB. CosmeticTattoo.org does not host this publication on our server we merely provide an overview with links to the publisher.



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This article highlights the fact that plastic surgery clinics have started to become mor ...

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Micro-pigmentation: implications for patients and professionals





Nursing Article

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 09/11/2013 - 07:06 pm



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The Education Team here at CosmeticTattoo.org keeps a close eye on the scientific and medical literature for new publications relating to cosmetic and medical tattooing that may be of interest to our our members. Our intent is to create a database of information that can be quickly searched with links to the article and publisher so that those who are conducting research or who wish to expand their knowledge can have quick access to important publications.
NB. CosmeticTattoo.org does not host this publication on our server we merely provide an overview with links to the publisher.



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A discussion about reconstructive Micro-Pigmentation services being provided by nurses i ...

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