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Volume 2012, Article ID 167164, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/167164
Case Report

A Case of Extrusion of a Solid Silicone Tire Migrating through the Superior Rectus Muscle with Aeromonas hydrophila Infection following a Scleral Buckling Procedure

Department of Ophthalmology, Jichi Medical University, 3311-1 Yakushiji, Tochigi, Shimotsuke 329-0498, Japan

Received 12 October 2012; Accepted 31 October 2012

Academic Editors: H. Atilla, H. Y. Chen, and E. Chihara

Copyright © 2012 Shinji Makino and Yukihiro Sato. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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