TITLE

New system helps disguise facial deformities

PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;04/07/98, Vol. 158 Issue 7, p860
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that British researchers have developed a silicone-based system to cover facial deformities. System called Cosmesil, by Principality Medical Ltd., Wales.
ACCESSION #
466088

 

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