Closure of the Nostrils in Atrophic Rhinitis

  title={Closure of the Nostrils in Atrophic Rhinitis},
  author={A. R. Young},
  journal={The Journal of Laryngology \& Otology},
  pages={515 - 524}
  • A. Young
  • Published 1 May 1967
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of Laryngology & Otology
CLOSURE of the nostrils for atrophic rhinitis practised in a group of The of cases is compared nasal atrophic 

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