Medical photography: ethics, consent and the intersex patient

@article{Creighton2002MedicalPE,
  title={Medical photography: ethics, consent and the intersex patient},
  author={Shannon Blair Creighton and Julie Alderson and S Brown and Cl Minto},
  journal={BJU International},
  year={2002},
  volume={89}
}
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