Jacob, Arthur

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Jacob, Arthur

Irish ophthalmologist, 1790–1874.

Jacob's membrane

The retinal layer of rods and cones.

Jacob's ulcer

Rodent ulcer.


Arthur, Irish physician, 1790-1874.
Jacob membrane
Jacob ulcer
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