TITLE

Heavy eye phenomenon in association with zonular cataracts

AUTHOR(S)
Sudipto, Bhatta; Qazi, Ali K.
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;May2007, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p241
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
case study
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
24895690

 

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