TITLE

Ultrasound focuses on eye problems

AUTHOR(S)
Payne, Doug
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/31/90, Vol. 131 Issue 1784, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information about ultrasound biomicroscopy that allows physicians to examine eye tissues harmlessly and in detail. Usage in monitoring the development of lesions and tumors; Benefits of improved electronics and transducers to extend the depth of penetration and the breadth of applications for the process.
ACCESSION #
10553109

 

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