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Marmaduke Stephen Mayou - bibliography

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British ophthalmologist, 1876-1927.


  • The changes produced by inflammation in the conjunctiva. London, 1905.
  • Diseases of the eye.
    London, 1908; 4th edition, 1931.
  • Thursfield Pathology and bacteriology of the eye.
    Philadelphia, 1911; 2nd edition, 1925.

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