Body image perception among men in three countries.

@article{Pope2000BodyIP,
  title={Body image perception among men in three countries.},
  author={Harrison G Pope and Amanda J. Gruber and Barbara Mangweth and B Bureau and C. DeCol and Roland Jouvent and J I Hudson},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={2000},
  volume={157 8},
  pages={
          1297-301
        }
}
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