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Published in Clinical Dentistry

Expert Opinion / Commentary · December 03, 2021

2021 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: Effect of Micro-Osteoperforations on External Apical Root Resorption

Written by
Conchita Martín DDS, PhD


Additional Info

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