• suture
  • further wherein said body is adapted such that said suture is thereafter disposed within the narrow section of the distal slot of the anchor in order to bind said suture to said body. (google.co.uk)
  • jewellery
  • These soaks will soften any dried lymph, clean the piercing as well as the jewellery, partially sterilize the area due to the salt, and alleviate swelling and soreness. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early records rarely discussed the use of piercings or their meaning, and while jewellery is common among grave goods, the deterioration of the flesh that it once adorned makes it difficult to discern how the jewellery may have been used. (wikipedia.org)
  • anterior
  • By adopting the internal fixing device, the invention has the advantages that the surgical invasion is small, the operation is easy and the dynamic fixation of the cervical vertebra after the subtotal excision of an anterior cervical single vertebral body can be realized. (google.com)
  • 1. anterior perforated substance, an area anterolateral to each optic tract, pierced by branches of the anterior and middle cerebral arteries. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • modification
  • Erik Dakota, a well known professional piercer and the individual responsible for originating and popularizing the rook piercing, is said to have named this modification after a shortened version of his first name. (wikipedia.org)
  • comprises
  • 10. A system according claim 1 wherein the elongated body further comprises a recess, and further wherein the recess is diametrically opposed to the distal slot and the proximal slot. (google.co.uk)
  • The invention relates to a novel cervical vertebra dynamic internal fixing device, which comprises an artificial cervical vertebra body and an artificial intervertebral disc. (google.com)
  • The artificial intervertebral disc is arranged at the upper end and the lower end of the artificial cervical vertebra body, is arranged at a vertebral gap between an upper vertebral body and a lower vertebral body close to the position of the artificial cervical vertebra body, and comprises artificial nucleus pulposus and an artificial end plate. (google.com)
  • mainstream
  • Young adult populations (18-25 years of age) throughout the world have latched onto the mainstream trend of body piercing. (skintherapyletter.com)
  • 3 Body piercing has been around for centuries in various societies as part of ritualistic or cultural practices, and now it is rapidly becoming a worldwide mainstream fashion trend, especially among young adults aged 18-25 years. (skintherapyletter.com)
  • either
  • The ears of vertebrates are placed somewhat symmetrically on either side of the head, an arrangement that aids sound localisation. (wikipedia.org)
  • diseases
  • 8 While most body piercings are not problematic, the potential for localized infections, as well as associated systemic diseases, is present so long as the piercing site remains open. (skintherapyletter.com)
  • Diseases of the ear may lead to hearing loss, tinnitus and balance disorders such as vertigo, although many of these conditions may also be affected by damage to the brain or neural pathways leading from the ear. (wikipedia.org)
  • partially
  • The artificial cervical vertebra body is inlaid on any vertebral body of the third section to the seventh section of partially cut human cervical vertebra. (google.com)
  • especially
  • Oftentimes individuals will need assistance in removing and especially inserting jewelry due to the small area and difficulty in seeing and reaching the piercing coupled with the complexity of screwing on small parts without stripping the jewelry and/or securing the ball in a CBR. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diminished skin integrity is greater with newly acquired body piercings, especially from procedures obtained during warm weather months. (skintherapyletter.com)
  • individuals
  • 11 For many years, individuals with new piercings could not donate blood for at least 1 year following the piercing. (skintherapyletter.com)
  • Additionally, findings from recent studies 13-15 suggest that these individuals look to the internet or return to the piercer for assistance, instead of seeing their health care provider, due to the clinicians lack of adequate knowledge, judgmental perspectives about body art, and limited educational resources about piercings. (skintherapyletter.com)
  • In spite of the controversy, some people have practiced extreme forms of body piercing, with Guinness bestowing World Records on individuals with hundreds and even thousands of permanent and temporary piercings. (wikipedia.org)
  • upper
  • The middle ear also connects to the upper throat at the nasopharynx via the pharyngeal opening of the Eustachian tube. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • In an aspect, the invention relates to an instrument for obtaining tissue samples from a site deep within the body. (google.ca)
  • The instrument has an elongated proximal portion that is constructed to follow a long, torturous path to the site and has a distal end constructed to sever and remove a tissue sample from the body, including tissue specimens, polyps or the like. (google.ca)
  • Approach from the sea (Kimberly Maison), site preparation ("body-pitting") and nest chamber excavation (Scott A. Eckert), egg-laying (Alicia Marin), and nesting covering (with measuring) and return to the sea (Carol Guy Stapleton). (fws.gov)
  • often
  • People often choose relatively small diameter rings and shorter barbells owing to the confined space of the piercing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the outer ear is the only visible portion of the ear in most animals, the word "ear" often refers to the external part alone. (wikipedia.org)
  • wherein
  • 5. The anastomotic device defined in claim 1 wherein each of said first and second mounting structures includes a flexible body, and attachment structure for attaching said body to a vessel. (google.co.uk)
  • 6. The anastomotic device defined in claim 5 wherein the attachment structure includes vessel piercing retaining elements. (google.co.uk)
  • although
  • Although the history of body piercing is obscured by popular misinformation and by a lack of scholarly reference, ample evidence exists to document that it has been practiced in various forms by both sexes since ancient times throughout the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • nerve
  • The great auricular nerve, auricular nerve, auriculotemporal nerve, and lesser and greater occipital nerves of the cervical plexus all supply sensation to parts of the outer ear and the surrounding skin. (wikipedia.org)
  • includes
  • The improvement includes that the instrument is constructed to take multiple biopsy samples without being withdrawn from the body. (google.ca)
  • surface
  • The pinna consists of a single piece of elastic cartilage with a complicated relief on its inner surface and a fairly smooth configuration on its posterior surface. (wikipedia.org)
  • matter
  • Asteroids are difficult to detect since they are small dark bodies of matter, and there is no well-funded program to chart them. (talkorigins.org)
  • Yet, such huge discs of matter resemble what our own solar system would look like from a distance , since the Kuiper belt (made up of millions of asteroids and cometary bodies) has been observed lying beyond Pluto and circling our own Sun. (talkorigins.org)
  • months
  • In 2005, the Canadian Blood Services reduced their deferral period from 12 to 6 months, and the US has reduced their deferral period (which varies from state to state) if body art was obtained in regulated areas. (skintherapyletter.com)
  • small
  • The ear develops from the first pharyngeal pouch and six small swellings that develop in the early embryo called otic placodes, which are derived from ectoderm. (wikipedia.org)
  • The middle ear contains the three small bones-the ossicles-involved in the transmission of sound, and is connected to the throat at the nasopharynx, via the pharyngeal opening of the Eustachian tube. (wikipedia.org)
  • least
  • Nipple and genital piercing have also been practiced by various cultures, with nipple piercing dating back at least to Ancient Rome while genital piercing is described in Ancient India c. 320 to 550 CE. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • The human ear consists of three parts-the outer ear, middle ear and inner ear. (wikipedia.org)
  • A vertebral pedicle screw which is fixedly connected with the section of the human cervical vertebra body and a vertebral pedicle is arranged in each screw hole in a penetrating way. (google.com)
  • substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, created in 1992 to oversee the quality and availability of programs for prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of substance abuse and related mental health problems. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • straight
  • Straight carapace length and width (mm), and body mass (g) of leatherback sea turtle hatchlings. (fws.gov)
  • less
  • The curved barbell has less curvature than a CBR, thus reducing strain on the healing fistula and leading to a healthier piercing and shorter healing times. (wikipedia.org)
  • given
  • Pain is very subjective and it is difficult to ascertain how much the initial piercing will hurt to a given person. (wikipedia.org)