TITLE

Navel gazing: a clinical glimpse at body piercing

AUTHOR(S)
Weir, Erica
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/20/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 6, p864
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses body piercing. Popularity of piercings and how they are done; Reasons why people get body piercings; Complications from piercings, such as endocarditis, paraphimosis and urethral rupture; Prevention measures for infection from piercings.
ACCESSION #
4213927

 

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