Bloodless and painless pterygium surgery

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Pterigyum is the most common surgically managed ocular surface disorder. The primary Goals are to prevent recurrences in advanced cases and get a proper esthetic result in younger patients with less symptomatic cases There has been 1 article every month for the last 4 decades on the subject… Bare sclera technique should be avoided at all costs, because it involves too many recurrences. Hence will discuss other techniques, such as conjonctivo-limbalautograft (sutured or glued), conjunctival graft, amniotic membrane and the use of anti-mitotic drugs.

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