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Bilateral Diffuse Lamellar Keratitis Triggered by Permanent Eyeliner Tattoo





Bilateral Diffuse Lamellar Keratitis Triggered by Permanent Eyeliner Tattoo

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 30/07/2017 - 03:55 pm



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The authors report a case of delayed onset of Diffuse lamellar keratitis (non infectious corneal inflammation) 1 week after permanent eyeliner tattooing. The patient had previously undergone bilateral laser‑assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) surgery 10 years prior which is sometimes a complication after LASIK surgery. The authors believe this case report is the first case of DLK with such a late‑onset triggered by permanent eyeliner tattoo treatment.



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Case Report: Bilateral diffuse lamellar keratitis triggered by permanent eyeliner tattoo treatment.



Industry Significance Rating:
Medium - Industry Wide Monitoring Recommended


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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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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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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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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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Contact Us - Spam





No Spam!

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 27/03/2015 - 02:21 pm



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Technical Support have detected some misuse of the "Contact Us" forms on some of our member pages. Astonishingly a medical supples company has been breaching our site terms and conditions by spamming members using our Contact Us facility. We have blocked their IP and have issued a CEASE & DESIST notification to the company concerned. If you experience any spam messages reaching your inbox from spammers misusing the contact form on your business listing at any time then please forward the message to our support team for investigation. Regards Customer Support CosmeticTattoo.org
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Alternative PDF Editors





Alternative PDF Editors

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 15/11/2014 - 06:52 pm



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Quite a few of our members have mentioned the difficulties that they have experienced with creating and editing pdf documents for the purpose of customer flyers and pricelists etc on their member listings. Adobe Acrobat Pro can have a steep learning curve and sometimes people find the menu system challenging particularly if you are used to typical Microsoft office menus and do not routinely use Adobe software.
An alternative pdf editor to Adobe is Infix PDF Editor made by Inceni Technology the beauty of this pdf editor is that is has a much faster learning curve and the menu system is much more intuitive for many people as compared to Adobe. What is also great about the Infix PDF Editor is ...

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Your Forum Topic and Our Community





Global Cosmetic Tattoo Forum

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 06/05/2014 - 04:44 pm



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We have received numerous requests from industry members, public members, and even casual site visitors for us to launch our own dedicated forum here at CosmeticTattoo.org.
As you would expect everyone has a different idea of the main focus for a central cosmetic tattoo forum and we already have lots of different suggestions about what would be the best topics and how the board should operate.
Background
Currently there are a range of different groups and forums being hosted on private websites, on Facebook groups, linked-in and wide range of other locations many of the social media platforms have very poor facilities for forum participation because they do not thread the conversati ...

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Funding Target for 2014





Funding Target Reached

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 29/04/2014 - 06:46 pm



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We are pleased to announce that just 4 months into 2014 we have already met our short term funding targets for the Org.
To reward all of our Elite Members we have decided to waive the fees for events listings and classified listings for the remainder of 2014 and Elite Member subscriptions are reduced by 50% to just $149 for the remainder of the year.
When renewing or creating your Elite member listing just use the Coupon code below to reduce the cost on your business listing to $149.
If you already have an Elite Member Listing or once you have created one you can use the coupon code below to create a Classified Advert or an Event Listing completely free of charge.

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Adding Our Logos to Your Website





Get our Logo Code

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 06/02/2014 - 05:33 pm



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If you are an existing member of CosmeticTattoo.org and you already have a listing in the business directory you may like to consider adding some of our site logos and status badges to your own website. If you would like to add one of our logos, listing badges, or partner logos to your site it is simple to do but there are a few basic requirements that you must comply with to be granted use of our site images;  
General Conditions

You must be an existing member of CosmeticTattoo.org If you are not already a member Click here to join us, basic membership is free!  
You must have a Listing in our Business Directory. If you are already a member but do not yet have a directory l ...

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Educational Content - Intellectual Property & Copyright Policies





Copyright

by CosmeticTattoo.org on 25/01/2014 - 01:27 pm



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Here at CosmeticTattoo.org the executive group takes pride in relation to both the quality and uniqueness of our site content, in particular our educational articles are often authored by international experts after thousands of hours of practical experience, hundreds of hours of painstaking research, and peer review by other experts.
Editorial Process
Prior to publication of educational articles four important benchmarks are considered by the Education Team and our Editor;
Contemporary - does the publication represent an acceptable standard of up to date information at the time of publication?
Quality - does the publication meet our standards for; quality of information & cons ...

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