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Current applications of three-dimensional printing in urology. / Chen, Michael Y.; Skewes, Jacob; Desselle, Mathilde; Wong, Cynthia; Woodruff, Maria A.; Dasgupta, Prokar; Rukin, Nicholas J.

In: BJU International, Vol. 125, No. 1, 01.01.2020, p. 17-27.

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Chen, MY, Skewes, J, Desselle, M, Wong, C, Woodruff, MA, Dasgupta, P & Rukin, NJ 2020, 'Current applications of three-dimensional printing in urology', BJU International, vol. 125, no. 1, pp. 17-27. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.14928

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Chen, M. Y., Skewes, J., Desselle, M., Wong, C., Woodruff, M. A., Dasgupta, P., & Rukin, N. J. (2020). Current applications of three-dimensional printing in urology. BJU International, 125(1), 17-27. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.14928

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Chen MY, Skewes J, Desselle M, Wong C, Woodruff MA, Dasgupta P et al. Current applications of three-dimensional printing in urology. BJU International. 2020 Jan 1;125(1):17-27. https://doi.org/10.1111/bju.14928

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Chen, Michael Y. ; Skewes, Jacob ; Desselle, Mathilde ; Wong, Cynthia ; Woodruff, Maria A. ; Dasgupta, Prokar ; Rukin, Nicholas J. / Current applications of three-dimensional printing in urology. In: BJU International. 2020 ; Vol. 125, No. 1. pp. 17-27.

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