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Usual Care and Outcomes in Patients With Sinus Complaints and Normal Results of Sinus Roentgenography

Donald R. Holleman, Jr, MD; John W. Williams, Jr, MD, MHS; David L. Simel, MD, MHS

Arch Fam Med. 1995;4(3):246-251.

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