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International Ophthalmology

, Volume 16, Issue 3, pp 195–196 | Cite as

A ‘tent trabeculectomy’ (T.T) — surgical alternative for countries of the Third World

  • Roland R. Berger
  • Edmund J. McGrath
Section: Geographical Ophthalmology

Key words

glaucoma trabeculectomy 

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Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Roland R. Berger
    • 1
  • Edmund J. McGrath
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OphtalmologyMbabane Government HospitalMbabane, SwazilandAfrica
  2. 2.Ministry of HealthMbabane, SwazilandAfrica

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