The one-and-a-half syndrome. Clinical correlation with a pontine lesion demonstrated by nuclear magnetic resonance imaging in a case of multiple sclerosis

Martyn, C N; Kean, D
July 1988
British Journal of Ophthalmology;Jul1988, Vol. 72 Issue 7, p515
Academic Journal
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