Modelling of changes in the corneal endothelium after cataract surgery and penetrating keratoplasty

Bates, A K; Hiorns, R W; Cheng, H
January 1992
British Journal of Ophthalmology;Jan1992, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p32
Academic Journal
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