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Glaucoma diagnosis and management

Deepak Gupta

Glaucoma diagnosis and management

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Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Glaucoma -- Diagnosis.,
  • Glaucoma -- Treatment.,
  • Glaucoma -- diagnosis.,
  • Glaucoma -- therapy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDeepak Gupta.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRE871 .G876 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 348 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17887911M
    ISBN 100781754038
    LC Control Number2004014229


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