International Ophthalmology

, Volume 17, Issue 1, pp 53–54 | Cite as

Ophthalmic pathology laboratories in Latin America

  • Francisco Contreras
Section: Geographical Ophthalmology


Ocular pathology laboratories have been one of the main reasons for the progress and evolution of ophthalmology in Latin America. This has been made possible through pathologic reports, meetings, and seminars and through the valuable help of basic teaching in residency programs in ophthalmology.

Key words

pathology laboratories pathology societies ophthalmology teaching in Latin America 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Francisco Contreras
    • 1
  1. 1.Peruvian National Eye InstituteLimaPeru

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