Acceptability at Recruitment
Acceptability at CT / Work-Up
Individual at Risk
Explanation of Condition
Any body piercing, including permanent or semi-permanent makeup and tattoos.
- Tattooing (licensed in UK) --> no deferral
- Tattooing (non-UK or unlicensed) --> defer 3 months
- Piercing (licensed in UK) --> no deferral
- Piercing (non-UK or unlicensed) --> defer 3 months
However, this time period may be reduced at CT/Work-up at the discretion of the transplant centre.
Pseudonyms or Related Conditions
Version 1, Edition 1
Date of Last Update
15th June 2012