Fracture of an implanted posterior chamber intraocular lens after trivial trauma in a child

Sachdev, Nishant; Brar, Gagandeep Singh; Sukhija, Jaspreet; Ram, Jagat
March 2007
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Mar2007, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p161
Academic Journal
case study
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