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Cataract a familiar description of its nature, symptoms, and ordinary modes of treatment, particularly with reference to the operation performed by the author at the "Royal Infirmary for Cataract" by Stevenson, John

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Published by Published, for the benefit of the above institution, by Highley; Hatchard & son; Effingham Wilson; & at the Royal Infirmary in London .
Written in English


  • Royal Infirmary for Cataract (London, England),
  • Cataract Extraction,
  • Cataract

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Statementby John Stevenson
ContributionsRoyal Infirmary for Cataract (London, England)
The Physical Object
Pagination4 unnumbered pages, 128 pages ;
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26261260M

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