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... 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. ... (3 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. ... (3 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 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 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. ... (3 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. ... (3 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)
My Pterygium/ping
Mar 15, 2009
... You did the surgery almost 3 years ago and no ping has come back where you did the surgery? ... (24 replies)
My Pterygium/ping
Mar 14, 2009
... can remove this scarring. I have been in touch with a Pterygium surgeon in Australia and he believes that the only way to remove these scars would be by further surgery which I would not do because I couldn't handle the recovery time. ... (24 replies)
My Pterygium/ping
Mar 13, 2009
... I wonder about the red in your eyes. Did you have that before surgery aswell? ... (24 replies)
Pterygium Surgery
Apr 20, 2008
... Hi Dominique, I just wanted to write to let you know that I understand how you feel! I also have a pterygium (although it might be a pinguecula...not 100% sure!). I am 29 and have had it since I was around 23. It just appeared one day. I've seen two doctors and they have both minimized it. They say it's not a big deal, but I'm sure they wouldn't want to live with it. ... (5 replies)
Pterygium Surgery
Apr 11, 2008
... Hi Kerry! I was doing some research about pinguecula removal and was reading through your thread from back in 2006. I decided to join the forum to see if I could find others suffering from pings. ... (5 replies)
... Hi Kerry, I had some questions about the surgery. What did your eyes look like during the 4 months of healing after the surgery? Did they use the autograph or amniotic graft? I am looking into Harvard Eye Associates and want to prepare for a long recovery. I only have pinguecula, but it is HORRIBLE because my right eye is BRIGHT red and just hideous. Nothing else has worked. (5 replies)
Ptyergium Surgery
Mar 26, 2007
... Hello, I am a 24 yr old female and I have had a pinguecula in both eyes for a few years now. My eyes are also very dry, which I feel is partially due to the pinguecula because my problem started getting worse when the pingueculum did. ... (32 replies)
Ptyergium Surgery
Jan 17, 2007
... Hello CJ I am so happy that you experienced a successful procedure. I lived in MT up until 2005 and I know Wyoming is also a pretty state. I laughed a bit about your remark of hiding for about 10 weeks after surgery, only because I feel like I've been sort of hiding for the last 5 years with the darn pinguecula (as I'm sure you can relate). I can't wait to hide for the 10... (32 replies)
Pinguecula
Dec 16, 2006
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