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An Overview of Management of Early-onset Scoliosis

Sashin Ahuja, Omar A Ibrahim

Citation Information : Ahuja S, Ibrahim OA. An Overview of Management of Early-onset Scoliosis. J Postgrad Med Edu Res 2017; 51 (2):84-88.

DOI: 10.5005/JPMER-51-2-84

License: CC BY-ND 4.0

Published Online: 01-06-2017

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Ahuja S, Ibrahim OA. An Overview of Management of Early-onset Scoliosis. J Postgrad Med Edu Res 2017;51(2):84-88.


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