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Pediatric Branchial Cleft Cysts: A Case Study

Published:August 17, 2015DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pedhc.2015.07.006
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      Biography

      Elizabeth D. Sloand, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD.

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      Laura Boeckner, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Primary Health Care, Inc., Marshalltown, IA.

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      Melinda “Nina” L. DeSell, Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD.