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Acute onset lactobacillus endophthalmitis after trabeculectomy: a case report

By Dimitris Papaconstantinou, Ilias Georgalas, Themis Karmiris, Ioannis Ladas, Konstantinos Droutsas and Gerasimos Georgopoulos
Topics: Case Report
Publisher: BioMed Central
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2908111
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