Ye M.,Fuxin City Central Hospital |
Ye Q.,The Second Hospital of Fuxin
International Journal of Ophthalmology | Year: 2011
To investigate the clinical effect of corneal stem cell autogaft transplantion in the treatment of pterygium. METHODS: A total of 48 cases 69 eyes diagnosed with pterygium were treated with corneal limbal stem cell transplantation. Postoperative reaction, the vitality of grfats and recurrence of pterygium were observed. RESULTS: All cases had transient stimulation, the grafts grew well without recurrence during follow-up period of 24 months. CONCLUSION: Corneal limbal stem cell transplantation has fairly good effect in the treatment of pterygium.