I just had my right falopian tube removed March 3rd

Patient

Q: I just had my right falopian tube removed March 3rd and I'm wanting to get a tattoo by where my scar is is it to early to get my tattoo

Doctor

A:   Hello,
Thanks for the query.

It is indeed very early to get a tattoo embedded on the scar site after a recent surgery. You have to wait for 6 months at least, rule out keloid formation and scar hypertrophy and then go for it. It is recommended that you take an opinion from a dermatologist before you get the tattoo done over the operated area.

Hope this helped.
Regards

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