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Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2013, Article ID 308259, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/308259
Research Article

Anterior Segment Imaging in Combat Ocular Trauma

1U.S. Army Warfighter Refractive Surgery Research Center at Fort Belvoir, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060, USA
2Ophthalmology, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
3The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21093, USA

Received 3 July 2013; Accepted 29 August 2013

Academic Editor: Nir Shoham-Hazon

Copyright © 2013 Denise S. Ryan et al. 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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