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Keratopigmentation: techniques and results
  1. Virgilio Galvis,
  2. Alejandro Tello
  1. Department of Ophthalmology, Centro Oftalmológico Virgilio Galvis, Universidad Autónoma de Bucaramanga, Floridablanca, Santander, Colombia
  1. Correspondence to Dr Alejandro Tello, Centro Oftalmológico Virgilio Galvis, Centro Médico Ardila Lülle, Torre A, Piso 3, Módulo 7. Floridablanca, Santander, Colombia; alejandrotello{at}

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