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    Chronic tarsal conjunctivitis

    Nicholas Cook, Fizza Mushtaq, Christina Leitner, Andrew Ilchyshyn, George T. Smith and Ian A. Cree

    Published on: 29 July 2016

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BMC Ophthalmology is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of eye disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.


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Section Editors

  • Penny A Asbell, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Roy Chuck, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Irene Gottlob, University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester University
  • Hemant Khanna, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Luca M Rossetti, Clinica Oculistica, Università di Milano
  • Javier Zarranz-Ventura, Hospital Clinic Barcelona