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Volume 2012, Article ID 850764, 6 pages
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Research Article

Comparison of the Delay in Processing Time and Protective Plastic Cases in Two Phosphor Plate Systems

1Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Gaziantep University, 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
2Department of of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Selcuk University, 42250 Konya, Turkey

Received 20 September 2012; Accepted 9 October 2012

Academic Editors: S. Kottou and P. M. Van Ooijen

Copyright © 2012 Ali Murat Aktan 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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