TITLE

macular translocation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1290
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "macular translocation" is presented. Macular translocation refers to surgery involving the movement of a flap of retina containing the fovea to an area of healthy retinal pigment. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234839

 

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