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lip piercing
Jan 1, 2007

My 17 year old son has hep c and he wants to pierce his lip in 2 places. Is this ok? Are there any risks to his health?

Response from Dr. McGovern

No I cannot think of any risk that is specific to him because of his underlying hepatitis C.

He should have evaluation for his hepatitis C and the status of his liver however.

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