Institute of Ophthalmology-Clínica Girona (IOC) 
Juli Garreta, 13 2on pis · 17002 Girona
CIF B17356932
  Girona Mercantile Register
Volume 1198
Book 0
Page 57
Sheet 8
Folder GI-10123
Entry 5
 

Diseases

Pinguecula / Pterygium

Definition: Pinguecula is a conjunctival benign tumor related to the exposure to the sunlight. If it grows and affects the corneal surface, it is called pterygium and can cause astigmatism and affect the visual axis.

Treatments:
  1. Pterygium surgery with conjunctival autograft (4)
Pinguecula / Pterygium