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The psychological well-being of Norwegian adolescents exposed in utero to radiation from the Chernobyl accident

By Kristin Sverdvik Heiervang, Sarnoff Mednick, Kjetil Sundet and Bjørn Rishovd Rund
Topics: Research
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