| ORIGINAL ARTICLE
|Year : 2005 | Volume
| Issue : 1 | Page : 53-55
Split-Conjunctival Grafts for Double - head Pterygium
Cornea, and Refractive Surgery Service, Shri Ganapati Netralaya, Jalna, India
PURPOSE: To describe the technique of split-conjunctival grafts (SCG) for double-head pterygia and to evaluate its postoperative outcome. METHOD: A retrospective analysis of seven eyes with primary double-head pterygium was done. All eyes received pterygium excision with split-conjunctival grafts harvested from the superior quadrant. All patients were followed up for recurrence of the lesion and incidence of complications. RESULTS: No recurrence was noted with a mean follow-up of 17.7 ± 6 months. CONCLUSION: Split-conjunctival graft is a useful procedure for double-head pterygium.
Shri Ganapati Netralaya, Devalgaonmantha Road Jalna - 431203
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