The association of erotic piercing with homosexuality, sadomasochism, bondage, fetishism, and tattoos
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- Buhrich, N. Arch Sex Behav (1983) 12: 167. doi:10.1007/BF01541560
Sexual deviations of subscribers advertising in the dalliance columns of Gauntlet, a magazine published for those with an erotic interest in piercing, were examined. There appeared to be a strong association between erotic piercing and homosexuality, sadomasochism, bondage, fetishism, and tattoos. Males advertised 25 times more frequently than females.