Magical Myth of Magic Mouth Wash

  • Kamal Kant SahuEmail author
  • Ajay Kumar Mishra
  • Akil Adrian Sherif
Short Communication


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The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Vincent HospitalWorcesterUS

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