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Use of X-ray Diffraction Technique of Hair for Oral Cancer Detection: A Proposal

Roopa NM

Citation Information : NM R. Use of X-ray Diffraction Technique of Hair for Oral Cancer Detection: A Proposal. J Contemp Dent Pract 2019; 20 (3):277-278.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10024-2509

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-04-2019

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2019; The Author(s).


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