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dog ear

redundancy at the end of a wound closure, caused either by repairing skin edges of unequal length or from the attempt to close a circular or lenticular defect as a straight line.
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Barbara Crossette, "Expert Says Iraq Got Bomb Data from U.
15) Quoted by Crossette in New York Times (May 11, 1997).
BARBARA CROSSETTE is the United Nations correspondent for the Nation and a former foreign and United Nations correspondent for the New York Times.
Barbara Fretz Crossette, Upper Black Eddy, Bucks County, an internationally recognized writer and author of several books on Asia, is the former New York Times United Nations bureau chief and Times' chief correspondent in South and Southeast Asia.
9) Barbara Crossette, "Afghan Heroin Feeds Addiction in Region, UN Report Declares," New York Times, 29 February 2000; John Pomfret, "Drug Trade Resurgent in Afghanistan," Washington Post, 23 October 2001.
TIMES, June 22, 1996, at A31; Barbara Crossette, Kofi Annan's Astonishing Facts
With reporting by New York Times correspondents BARRY BEARAK in Pakistan and BARBARA CROSSETTE in New York.
The phrase of Kofi Annan, quoted in Barbara Crossette, "UN Chief Faults Reluctance of U.
According to UN reporter Barbara Crossette in the November 23, 2000, New York Times, Holbrook is worried that, if no action is taken soon by the UN on the U.
14) Barbara Crossette, As Hijacking Drama Plays Out, Views on Taliban Shift, N.
Barbara Crossette, Half-Hearted Global Warming Conference Closes Gloomily, N.