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Dermatology Research and Practice
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 952186, 8 pages
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
Received 3 December 2011; Revised 3 April 2012; Accepted 3 April 2012
Academic Editor: Eckart Haneke
Copyright © 2012 Julie Jefferson and Phoebe Rich. 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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