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International Journal of Dentistry
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 643896, 5 pages
Nasal Outcomes of Presurgical Nasal Molding in Complete Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate
1Department of Orthodontics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
2The Craniofacial Center, The University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Received 1 April 2012; Revised 5 August 2012; Accepted 7 August 2012
Academic Editor: Adriana Modesto Vieira
Copyright © 2012 Emily M. Williams 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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