Perforation of the globe--a complication of peribulbar anaesthesia

Joseph, J P; McHugh, J D; Franks, W A; Chignell, A H
August 1991
British Journal of Ophthalmology;Aug1991, Vol. 75 Issue 8, p504
Academic Journal
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