Commentary on: Characterization of the Cervical Retaining Ligaments During Subplatysmal Facelift Dissection and its Implications

Zins, James E.; D'Souza, Gehaan F.
May 2017
Aesthetic Surgery Journal;May2017, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p502
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