Bilateral choroidal metastasis from carcinoma of the submandibular gland

John, Sheeja S.; Horo, Saban; Braganza, Andrew D.; Kuriakose, Thomas
January 2008
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Jan2008, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p75
Academic Journal
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