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Michael J. Miyashiro, M.D., Pharm.D.

Caron K. Fernandez, O.D.

Carlos A. Gonzales, M.D.

Rachel E. Kurohara, O.D.

47 Lanihuli Street. Hilo, Hawaii  96720
Phone: 808-961-4711 Fax: 808-969-3343
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Pterygium

Elastoic degeneration of conjunctiva secondary to ultraviolet light exposure (sun). Symptoms include irritation, redness, dryness, blurred vision and scarring. This lesion can also limit contact lens wear. Treatment: protection from UV light (sunglasses), artificial tears and sometimes surgical removal.



                 Pterygium (Before surgery)                                Pterygium with graft (After surgery)

Pterygium (Before surgery) Pterygium with graft (After surgery)

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