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Is gabapentin effective in dry eye disease and neuropathic ocular pain?

  • Mehmet Cuneyt OzmenEmail author
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Conflicts of interest

Author do not have any conflict of interest in any material and method mentioned in this article.

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© Belgian Neurological Society 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Ophthalmology, Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery UnitGazi University Medical SchoolAnkaraTurkey

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