Familial pterygium of the conjunctiva

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Familial pterygium of the conjunctiva

A rare form of pterygium which develops in early adulthood characterized by a wing-like bulbar thickening of the conjunctiva in the interpalpebral fissure area that can be cured by surgical excision.

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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version October 2023.

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