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Retinal detachment surgery. Diagnosis and treatment. Papers presented at a post-graduate symposium for Nordic ophthalmologists held at Gothenburg in December 1964.

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Published by Almqvist & Wiksell (distr.) in Stockholm .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementEdited by Bengt Rosengren.
SeriesStudia medica Gothoburgensia,, 2
ContributionsRosengren, Bengt, 1899- ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRE603 .R48
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Pagination196 p.
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5151486M
LC Control Number74352594

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