Computerised axial tomography and magnetic resonance scanning in the Tolosa-Hunt syndrome

Thomas, D. J.; Charlesworth, M. C.; Afshar, F.; Galton, D. J.
April 1988
British Journal of Ophthalmology;Apr1988, Vol. 72 Issue 4, p299
Academic Journal
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