Latest Advances

  • Condition: Pterygium
  • Journal: [Zhonghua yan ke za zhi] Chinese journal of ophthalmology
  • Treatment Used: Modified Conjunctival Transplantation and Amniotic Membrane Transplantation Combined with Interferon Eye Drops
  • Number of Patients: 70
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In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of undergoing modified conjunctival transplantation and amniotic membrane transplantation combined with interferon eye drops for the treatment of pterygium.
  • Condition: Recurrent Pterygium
  • Journal: Vestnik oftalmologii
  • Treatment Used: Lamellar Keratoplasty
  • Number of Patients: 1
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This study assessed the use of lamellar keratoplasty in a patient with recurrent pterygium.
  • Condition: Filtering Blebs/Glaucoma Suspects
  • Journal: Indian journal of ophthalmology
  • Treatment Used: Inferior Conjunctival Autografting vs. Conjunctival Tissue Grafting from Pterygium Itself
  • Number of Patients: 97
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This study compared the effectiveness of inferior conjunctival autografting (CAG) and conjunctival tissue grafting from pterygium itself (CTG) in the cases of filtering blebs/glaucoma suspects.
  • Condition: Pterygium Surgery
  • Journal: Middle East African journal of ophthalmology
  • Treatment Used: Silk versus Nylon Stitches
  • Number of Patients: 50
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In this study, researchers compared the outcomes of silk versus nylon stitches for conjunctival autograft stitching in pterygium surgery.
  • Condition: Recurrent Pterygium
  • Journal: Scientific reports
  • Treatment Used: Excision
  • Number of Patients: 33
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using excision to remove a recurrent pterygium.
  • Condition: Pterygium
  • Journal: Graefe's archive for clinical and experimental ophthalmology = Albrecht von Graefes Archiv fur klinische und experimentelle Ophthalmologie
  • Treatment Used: Bevacizumab Injection after Pterygium Excision with Limbal Conjunctival Autograft and Limbal Fixation Suture
  • Number of Patients: 150
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This study evaluated the effectiveness of bevacizumab injection after pterygium (a pinkish, triangular tissue growth on the cornea of the eye) excision with limbal (the edge of the cornea) conjunctival autograft (placing a small portion of the patient’s conjunctiva into the area where the pterygium excision is to be performed) and limbal fixation suture.
  • Condition: Benign Corneal Pterygia
  • Journal: Cornea
  • Treatment Used: Pterygium Excision Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 31
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using pterygium excision surgery to treat patients with benign corneal pterygia.
  • Condition: Double-Head Pterygium-A Excision
  • Journal: Indian journal of ophthalmology
  • Treatment Used: Vertical Split Conjunctival Autograft with or without Limbus to Limbus Orientation
  • Number of Patients: 99
  • Published —
This study compared the clinical outcome of using a vertical split conjunctival autograft with or without limbus to limbus orientation to treat patients undergoing a double-head pterygium-A.
  • Condition: Asymmetric Astigmatism
  • Journal: International ophthalmology
  • Treatment Used: Toric Intraocular Lens
  • Number of Patients: 69
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using toric intraocular lens to treat patients with asymmetric astigmatism.
  • Condition: Anophthalmic Eye Socket
  • Journal: Current eye research
  • Treatment Used: Eye Socket Regeneration and Reconstruction
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This review of the literature examined eye socket regeneration and reconstruction in patients with anopthalmic eye socket (removed eye).
  • Condition: Recurrent Pterygium
  • Journal: BMC ophthalmology
  • Treatment Used: Excimer Laser Phototherapeutic Keratectomy in Limbal-Conjunctival Autograft Transplantation
  • Number of Patients: 99
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using an excimer laser phototherapeutic keratectomy in limbal-conjunctival autograft transplantation to treat patients with recurrent pterygium.
  • Condition: Pterygium
  • Journal: Graefe's archive for clinical and experimental ophthalmology = Albrecht von Graefes Archiv fur klinische und experimentelle Ophthalmologie
  • Treatment Used: 0.02% Mitomycin C with or without Limbal Conjunctival Autograft
  • Number of Patients: 62
  • Published —
This study compared the clinical outcome of using 0.02% mitomycin C with or without limbal conjunctival autografts to treat patients with pterygium who are undergoing recurrent pterygium surgery.
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