Body Piercing

Known as: piercing body, Piercing, Body, Body Piercings 
The practice of puncturing a part of the human body to create an opening in which jewelry, or other objects, may be worn.
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2011
Review
2011
Insect herbivores have highly diverse life cycles and feeding behaviors. They establish close interactions with their plant hosts… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Little is known about the prevalence and consequences of body art application. OBJECTIVE Our aim was to provide US… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
The trend of body piercing at sites other than the earlobe has grown in popularity in the past decade. The tongue, lips, nose… (More)
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2004
2004
Student (N = 450) demographic characteristics (parental composition and relationships, and religious participation) were… (More)
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2001
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2001
The Faces Pain Scale (FPS; Bieri et al., Pain 41 (1990) 139) is a self-report measure used to assess the intensity of children's… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
There is a wide variation of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in the Asia-Pacific region. The prevalence of chronic HBV… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Tattooing and body piercing are increasing, especially among college students. A study of 766 tattooed and/or body-pierced… (More)
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1997
1997
The authors present a case report on body piercing involving oral sites. Common locations and types of oral jewelry and piercing… (More)
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1995
1995
Although school nurses may be unfamiliar with adolescent body piercing, they are in a key position to assist students who are… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
A family of sets has the (p, q) property if among any p members of the family some q have a nonempty intersection. It is shown… (More)
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