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Minor piercing infections are treated with antibiotics targeted at the most common bacterial pathogens. Surgical excision and drainage may be necessary in cases of abscess formation. In these cases, cosmetic damage may b... More »

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According to WebMD, symptoms of an infected tragus piercing include red streaks under the skin that extend from the piercing site outwards, increased pain around the piercing, swelling, redness, tenderness, and pus or di... More »

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A tragus piercing is a piercing on the small flap of cartilage in the ear that extends out in front of the ear canal and is located above the ear lobe. This piercing is typically not very painful due to a lack of nerves ... More »

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The piercing of the tragus is not considered to be terribly painful because it does not have many nerve endings or blood flow. This type of piercing is considered to be quite susceptible to infection. More »

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According to WebMD, symptoms of an infected tragus piercing include red streaks under the skin that extend from the piercing site outwards, increased pain around the piercing, swelling, redness, tenderness, and pus or di... More »

www.reference.com Beauty & Fashion Body Art Piercing

A tragus piercing is a piercing on the small flap of cartilage in the ear that extends out in front of the ear canal and is located above the ear lobe. This piercing is typically not very painful due to a lack of nerves ... More »

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A tragus piercing is dangerous if it is not performed or cared for properly, according to Prime Health Channel. If done properly, a tragus piercing is a safe procedure. More »

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