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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1960 July; 53(7): 528–531.
PMCID: PMC1870117

Experimental Dental Caries in the Rat

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