Mitä kauneuskirurgia on?

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Mitä kauneuskirurgia on? / Salmi, Asko; Saarinen, Esa.

In: Duodecim: Lääketieteellinen aikakauskirja, Vol. 133, No. 22, 2017, p. 2137-2144.

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Salmi, Asko ; Saarinen, Esa. / Mitä kauneuskirurgia on?. In: Duodecim: Lääketieteellinen aikakauskirja. 2017 ; Vol. 133, No. 22. pp. 2137-2144.

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