The helix piercing is a perforation of the helix or upper ear (cartilage) for the
purpose of inserting and wearing a piece of jewelry. The piercing itself is usually
Feb. 24, 2004 -- Piercing the cartilage in the upper portion of the ear is more
dangerous than earlobe piercings -- and a nasty infection that doesn't respond to
Ear cartilage piercings (at the top of the ear) are riskier than earlobe piercings.
They can lead to infection and an abscess developing. This is because the skin is
Cartilage in the outer ear and the nose is susceptible to infection because the ...
died from overwhelming infection caused by bacteria in a tongue piercing in her ...
Feb 26, 2015 ... Are you suffering from an infected cartilage piercing? Do you know some of the
symptoms you expect and what to do in such a case?
May 6, 2015 ... Deadly: Bianca Hart, 19, from Nottingham, almost died after an ear .... 'The
infection was so harsh, it actually disintegrated part of my cartilage.
Can ear cartilage piercing can get infected? How do I know the signs and
symptoms of infection? Just like any other piercing infection, infected cartilage
Feb 22, 2014 ... Cartilage piercings are the latest rage among fashion conscious people as they
certainly offer a unique and attractive look. Cartilage is located ...
Apr 22, 2015 ... Various types of ear cartilage piercings. People have been piercing their ears
since before recorded history, and the oldest mummified human ...
Cartilage Piercing is a trend which defines style and is considered cool
especially with the younger generation. Although, this style statement can prove