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Light and color in anterior composite restorations.

@article{Vanini1996LightAC,
  title={Light and color in anterior composite restorations.},
  author={Lorenzo Vanini},
  journal={Practical periodontics and aesthetic dentistry : PPAD},
  year={1996},
  volume={8 7},
  pages={
          673-82; quiz 684
        }
}
  • L. Vanini
  • Published 1 September 1996
  • Medicine
  • Practical periodontics and aesthetic dentistry : PPAD
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