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Anatomy of the Eye (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Andrew A. Dahl, MD, FACS
Editor: William C. Shiel, Jr., MD, FACP FACR

REFERENCE:

Snell, Richard S. and Michael A. Lemp. Clinical Anatomy of the Eye. 2nd ed. Wiley-Blackwell, 1997.

Previous contributing editors: Richard W Allinson, MD, Associate Professor, Division of Ophthalmology, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Scott and White Clinic; Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc; Robert H Graham, MD, Ophthalmologist, Robert H Graham, MD, PC; Affiliated With Department of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona and Carl T Hayden VA Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/14/2012

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