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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 837536, 6 pages
Lower Lid Reconstruction Utilizing Auricular Conchal Chondral-Perichondral Tissue in Patients with Neoplastic Lesions
1Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria “Santa Maria della Misericordia,” Piazzale S. Maria della Misericordia 15, 33100 Udine, Italy
2Department of Histopathology, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria “Santa Maria della Misericordia,” Piazzale S. Maria della Misericordia 15, 33100 Udine, Italy
3Department of Ophthalmology, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria “Santa Maria della Misericordia,” Piazzale S. Maria della Misericordia 15, 33100 Udine, Italy
Received 8 April 2013; Accepted 8 June 2013
Academic Editor: Tadamichi Shimizu
Copyright © 2013 Pier Camillo Parodi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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