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The encyclopedia of cosmetic and plastic surgery.


The encyclopedia of cosmetic and plastic surgery.

Rinzler, Carol Ann.

Facts On File, Inc.


264 pages




Grant (clinical surgery, Columbia U., New York) and Darrow (dentistry, New York U.) offer a general readership this alphabetical reference defining and describing procedures, drugs, tools, and developments related to plastic surgery for both health and cosmetic purposes. Entries also cover health conditions that may be treated with plastic surgery (including a treatment outline) and nonsurgical alternatives to plastic surgery. The introduction advises readers on undertaking plastic surgery safely.

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Date:Jun 1, 2009
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