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how prevent ingrown hairs on prosthetic?

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Dr. Bernard Stulberg
46 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Unusual : This is somewhat unusual but not necessarily any risk. Would have it looked at by a dermatologist. What kind of prosthetic?
Answered on Sep 6, 2013

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