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A Holistic Intervention for Oral Lichen Planus

Citation Information : A Holistic Intervention for Oral Lichen Planus. J Contemp Dent Pract 2019; 20 (7):765-767.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10024-2635

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-06-2019

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


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