Alberto Rivarossa

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Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a somatoform disorder characterized by an excessive concern with an imagined or slight defect in appearance. BDD has been particularly studied in cosmetic surgery settings. The object of the present study is to investigate the relationship between personality disorders and dysmorphic symptoms in a group of 66 patients(More)
The treatment of soft-tissue defects of the lower third of the leg and foot is often an awkward problem to tackle because of the frequent involvement of muscle, tendon, and bone, which is caused by the thinness and poor circulation of the skin covering them and by the small quantity of local tissue available for reconstruction. The authors present their(More)
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