TITLE

Vitrectomy for idiopathic epiretinal membranes causing macular pucker

AUTHOR(S)
de Bustros, S; Thompson, J T; Michels, R G; Rice, T A; Glaser, B M
PUB. DATE
September 1988
SOURCE
British Journal of Ophthalmology;Sep1988, Vol. 72 Issue 9, p692
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66021735

 

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