A Practical Guide About Tattooing in Patients with Chronic Skin Disorders and Other Medical Conditions.

@article{Kluger2018APG,
  title={A Practical Guide About Tattooing in Patients with Chronic Skin Disorders and Other Medical Conditions.},
  author={Nicolas Kluger and Christa de Cuyper},
  journal={American journal of clinical dermatology},
  year={2018},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={
          167-180
        }
}
With tattoos becoming increasingly mainstream, dermatologists are more and more often consulted by patients who are considering getting an ornamental, cosmetic, or even a medical tattoo, and who subsequently ask for advice. This includes not only patients with chronic skin diseases such as psoriasis or atopic dermatitis but also patients with other medical conditions. This review first explores the reasons why patients may want to get a tattoo and aims to offer some key information to… CONTINUE READING