Predictors of disordered eating and acceptance of cosmetic surgery among drag queen performers.

  title={Predictors of disordered eating and acceptance of cosmetic surgery among drag queen performers.},
  author={Rachel F. Carretta and Dawn M. Szymanski and Elliott N. DeVore},
  journal={Body image},
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