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... I am looking for people who had pinguecula surgery years ago, or mounths ago. ... (1 replies)
... Anyone who had a ptrygium or ping surgery? will the "bump" actually goaway? would love to see post op pictures. (1 replies)
Pterygium Surgery
Feb 21, 2008
... Hi everybody out there, My name is Kerry and I am from Australia. I had pterygium (pinguecula) surgery at Harvard Eye Institute in California in June 2006. It may sound extreme to anybody that I would travel all the way to America from Australia to have this surgery, but I can honestly say at the time, my life was depending on it. I think anybody who has suffered from... (5 replies)

... I only had two pinguecula, but something during surgery caused blood loss to my iris, which resulted in iris atrophy. I did not realize that the surgery entailed removing such a large portion of the sclera, which does not grow back. ... (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.... ... (6 replies)
... The pinguecula have not returned, but frankly, I'd much rather have them than the results I have. ... (6 replies)
... Did you decide to have the surgery done? ... (4 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)
... Given the problems 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. ... (4 replies)
... Hello, I'm sorry I didn't realise I'd had a reply, I don't come 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. ... (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)
... about how successful the procedure was and how long it took for them to heal. I would like to hear from anyone in the world. If people in the uk who have had the surgery done could you recommend a surgeon. ... (4 replies)
... over the last year. My Pinguecula shrank and dissappeared during chemotherapy. ... (0 replies)
My Pterygium/ping
Mar 30, 2009
... 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. ... (24 replies)




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