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Editorial commentary: Is social media a reliable source of information on Peyronie’s disease treatment?

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Chung, E. Editorial commentary: Is social media a reliable source of information on Peyronie’s disease treatment?. Int J Impot Res (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41443-021-00475-y

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