TITLE

Bilateral perineuritis of the optic nerves

AUTHOR(S)
Hykin, P G; Spalton, D J
PUB. DATE
April 1991
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Apr1991, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p375
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
case study
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66017863

 

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