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... alize that the surgery entailed removing such a large portion of the sclera, which does not grow back. I think this is the case for any surgery that claims to be eye whitening or brightening. I hope this helps. ... (6 replies)
... just wondering why the dr touched the colored part of your if it was only a pinguecula being removed...I thought that they only go onto the colored part of the eye if it is a pterygium...? ... (6 replies)
... My husband has pinguecula in his eye that is always bothering him. We have read that some people have used apple cider vinegar to dissolve it or reduce it. ... (6 replies)

... I have one placed in the lower tear duct of each eye. The plug in my eye with pinguecula does not seem to irritate it further. ... (6 replies)
... Thank you for your reply....sorry to hear about the problems your having...it is very scary.... and its hard to find anyone that has this surgery done. I understand your not able to state who did the surgery...can you tell me where they're located...FL, CA, NY, etc... or what method they used....graph, primary closure, ice-burg? *How are your plugs doing...what can you... (6 replies)
... The pinguecula have not returned, but frankly, I'd much rather have them than the results I have. ... (6 replies)
... Hello......I need some information from anyone that has had pinguecula removal surgery.... ... (6 replies)
... I would really appreciate it if anyone who has had pinguecula removal surgery could get in touch and tell me how it went? ... (0 replies)
... roblems I had with the first surgery, I don't think I would have surgery on my "good" eye! If I could go back in time, I would never have had the surgery. Having pinguecula is much, much better than losing peripheral vision, and having a portion of your iris that is atrophied and cannot constrict in light. ... (4 replies)
... on these board often and I didn't get an email notification. I'm so sorry that your surgery caused you so much pain and more problems.I know how upsetting these pinguecula are. Id really like to have them removed as they are really effecting me on a daily basis. ... (4 replies)
... Hello, I'd be so so grateful if anyone whose had pinguecula or pterygium removal surgery could get in tough and let me know about their experience. ... (0 replies)
... I was diagnosed with Pinguecula around two months ago. After a week of sever irritation in both eyes, I went to the eye doctor and she told me I must have had them for "years". ... (0 replies)
... and had two of them on my left eye removed in September 2011. Unfortunately, I cannot recommend the surgery as I have very bad results. ... (4 replies)
... me to time. They really upset me and cause me to feel quite depressed. I went to see a specialist last week and he has told my gp that they may prescribe steroid eye drops when they become inflamed. ... (4 replies)
... I have had a lump on my left eye for the last 7 years and it sometimes gets red and swollen. Doctors have told me it is a Pinguecula. ... (0 replies)
... morning and night and things are fine. I use a cotton bud to put the castor oil on like an eyeliner. I have been trying the warm compresses as recommended by the eye doctor but I have a feeling that this aggravates my eyes. I find cold compresses and cool water on my face work best. ... (0 replies)
Pinguecula
May 12, 2009
... If you google pinguecula you will find a lot about this. It is an ugly little thing. Some says it is because you have dry eyes you get this. ... (1 replies)
Pinguecula
Apr 30, 2009
... I have a small cyst on my eye very close to my eyeball ..it looks like it is full of jelly and it is an off white colour. ... (1 replies)
My Pterygium/ping
Mar 30, 2009
... Hi RTT, I totally disagree that the pterygium could be removed with a laser. I don't believe this would be possible, however, I am seeing a Pterygium Eye-doctor on April 15th and will bring this up with him. He has 20yrs experience in this field and ONLY performs pterygium surgery and pterygium research. Thanks, Kerry (24 replies)
My Pterygium/ping
Mar 14, 2009
... They look like yellow fleshy bumps in eye and when irritated red veins would feed to them. I also have one in my left eye that was never removed. ... (24 replies)




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