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Published in Clinical Dentistry

Expert Opinion / Commentary · December 11, 2023

2023 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: Stable Long-Term Results Can Be Attained Following Periodontal Therapy and Orthodontic Tooth Movement

Written by
Conchita Martín DDS, PhD


Additional Info

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