I Have Pterygium

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    I Have A Pterygium

    I am a 32 year old male, father of 2, job, healthy, active, many thankful things to be happy about. However I have a very severe pterygium in my left eye that has been the source of anxiety, depression, and aggrivation for going on 6 years now. I finally decided to shell out the...
    mg1980 mg1980
    3 Responses Jan 4, 2013

    Got consulted this AM on pterygium removal

    procedures from a local Dr. He uses the autograft technique, but told me the chance of recurrence is about 40%. This seemed high to me based on what little research I've done. Does this say more about the Dr than it does about the technique? Should I get a second opinion?
    cac1979 cac1979
    36-40, M
    May 2, 2014
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