"Tattooing" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The indelible marking of TISSUES, primarily SKIN, by pricking it with NEEDLES to imbed various COLORING AGENTS. Tattooing of the CORNEA is done to colorize LEUKOMA spots.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Tattooing".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Tattooing".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Tattooing" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Tattooing" was a major or minor topic of these publication.