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pubic

 [pu´bik]
pertaining to or lying near the pubes.

pu·bic

(pyū'bik),
Relating to the pubes or the os pubis.

pubic

/pu·bic/ (pu´bik) pertaining to or situated near the pubes, the pubic bone, or the pubic region.

pubic

(pyo͞o′bĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or located in the region of the pubis or the pubes.

pubic

[p(y)o̅o̅′bik]
Etymology: L, pubis
pertaining to or involving the region of the pubic symphysis.

pu·bic

(pyū'bik)
Relating to the pubes or to the pubic bone.

pubic

Pertaining to the pubic bone (os pubis) at the front of the pelvis or to the region at the central point at the front of the lowest part of the abdomen at which the inner aspects of the two pubic bones normally lie in close apposition.

pubic,

adj pertaining to the pubic symphysis or the genital region.

pubic

pertaining to or lying near the pubis.

pubic ligament
see Table 12.
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In the immediate postpartum period, she continued to experience pain in the pubic region particularly during movements, which caused obvious restriction of physical activity, such as turning to one side, and weight-bearing activities like walking and climbing stairs, but there was no incontinence of urine or feces.
Folliculitis is also a possible infection that can be caused due to pubic grooming, mainly caused by the bacteria Staphylococcus (staph) or a fungus, according to the Palo Alto Medical Foundation in California.
The trimming of the pubic hair and axillary hair would serve no other purpose.
Pubic hair removal appears to be a popular practice in Western cultural contexts, especially among younger women (e.
Since there is a lack of literature on the treatment of postpartum pubic symphysis diastasis, the author reviewed the literature on the conservative treatment of postpartum pelvic pain in general to aid in his clinical decision making.
The pain in this condition manifests in the pubic region and lower abdomen, as well as along the inner thigh region, usually on both sides.
During an appearance on the 'Graham Norton Show', the stunning actress, who dedicated an entire section of her health guide The Body Book to pubic hair, said that she doesn't care what women do with it, but they should be informed about how their bodies work, the Mirror reported.
Muscat, Nov 4 (ONA) The Royal Opera House (ROH) Muscat will organize a free, open activity this "Wednesday" to familiarize the pubic with the ROH theatre.
This maneuver causes the posterior shoulder to move past the plane of the pubic symphysis and helps disengage the anterior shoulder.
The occurrence for pubic lice (Pthirus pubis) is much less than for head and body one.
com)-- A generation ago pubic shaving was unusual but today two out of three teens have shaved or waxed their pubic hair and it has gained wide acceptability in most age groups.
Summary: Brazilian bikini waxes are reportedly causing pubic lice to become endangered.