This is a common condition, also known as an eye web, in which a growth begins on the conjunctiva and can eventually spread to the cornea. Irritation can occur and vision may also be affected, pterygium is painless, however, in some cases, surgery may be required. After performing a complete eye exam, the team at Southwest Eyecare will discuss your options and help you determine which course of treatment is best for you. If you believe you may have a pterygium, schedule an exam today.
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