Surgical management of pterygium.

  title={Surgical management of pterygium.},
  author={Ben J Janson and Shameema Sikder},
  journal={The ocular surface},
  volume={12 2},
Pterygia are noncancerous growths of conjunctiva that may require surgical removal because of discomfort, cosmesis, or obstruction of vision. Pterygia often recur after excision. The major goal of pterygium treatment is avoiding recurrence, but complication rates and cosmetic results are also considered. Despite the number of techniques available, there is… CONTINUE READING

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