TITLE

Ciprofloxacin

PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Reactions Weekly;8/24/2013, Issue 1466, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Oral fluoroquinolones and retinal detachment," by Alain Beliveau is presented.
ACCESSION #
89895304

 

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