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ISRN Otolaryngology
Volume 2013, Article ID 639643, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/639643
Clinical Study

Clinical Study of Graft Selection in Malaysian Rhinoplasty Patients

Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery, UKM Medical Center, Jalan Yaacob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak, 56000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Received 4 July 2013; Accepted 1 August 2013

Academic Editors: R. L. Pincus, M. Suzuki, and S. C. Winter

Copyright © 2013 Balwant Singh Gendeh. 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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