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Lens-Particle Glaucoma (cont.)

Author and Editors

Author: Brian R Sullivan, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas.

Editor: Andrew A. Dahl, MD, FACS

Previous contributing editors:

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; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; 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.

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