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Is prophylactic antibiotic effective in lower third molar surgery ? : article analysis

@inproceedings{Rodanant2015IsPA,
  title={Is prophylactic antibiotic effective in lower third molar surgery ? : article analysis},
  author={Pirasut Rodanant and Natthapong Athikijrungruang and Natthamet Wongsirichat},
  year={2015}
}
Is prophylactic antibiotic effective in lower third molar surgery?: article analysis Pirasut Rodanant, Natthapong Athikijrungruang, Natthamet Wongsirichat Pirasut Rodanant, Natthapong Athikijrungruang, Natthamet Wongsirichat 1 Department of Advanced General Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol university email: pirasut.rod@mahidol.ac.th 2 Resident Department of oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol university email: dentis.kim@gmail.com 3 Department of oral and… 

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