TITLE

Journal Abstracts

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Mar2005, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents abstracts of several studies on ophthalmology. "Spectrum of Fungal Keratitis in North India";"HSV-1 DNA in Tears and Saliva of Normal Adults";"A Randomized Clinical Trial of Treatments for Convergence Insufficiency in Children."
ACCESSION #
18102290

 

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