Repeated pseudoendophthalmitis after combined photodynamic therapy and intravitreal triamcinolone

  • J. Marticorena
  • F. Gomez-Ulla
  • M. R. Romano
  • I. Luna
Letter to the Editor

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Marticorena
    • 1
    • 2
  • F. Gomez-Ulla
    • 2
    • 3
  • M. R. Romano
    • 1
  • I. Luna
    • 4
  1. 1.Saint Paul’s Eye UnitRoyal Liverpool University HospitalLiverpoolUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Technological Institute of Ophthalmology (ITO)Santiago de CompostelaSpain
  3. 3.Ophthalmology DepartmentUniversity Hospital Complex of Santiago de CompostelaSantiago de CompostelaSpain
  4. 4.Allergology DepartmentUniversity Hospital Complex of Santiago de CompostelaSantiago de CompostelaSpain

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