International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

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Research Paper | Medical Surgical | India | Volume 8 Issue 2, February 2019


Study of Corneal Astigmatism and Visual Acuity in Pterygium Surgery with Sutureless, Glueless Limboconjunctival Autograft

Dr. Aakriti Hasija, Dr. KPS Malik, Dr. Charu Jain


Abstract: Aim - To study Corneal Astigmatism and Visual Acuity in patients undergoing pterygium surgery with sutureless, glueless limboconjunctival Autograft and to correlate it with the size of pterygium. Materials and Methods - 30 patients with primary pterygium coming to the Outpatient Department of Subharti Hospital, Meerut were included in this study. After measurement of BCVA and K- readings, all patients underwent pterygium surgery with sutureless, glueless limboconjunctival autograft. Patients were followed up at 1st week, 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th month postoperatively. BCVA and K-readings were measured on each follow up visit. Observation and Results - There was a statistically significant improvement in visual acuity and corneal astigmatism postoperatively (p value


Keywords: Pterygium, Limboconjunctival autograft, Astigmatism, Visual acuity


Edition: Volume 8 Issue 2, February 2019,


Pages: 1827 - 1829


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Dr. Aakriti Hasija, Dr. KPS Malik, Dr. Charu Jain, "Study of Corneal Astigmatism and Visual Acuity in Pterygium Surgery with Sutureless, Glueless Limboconjunctival Autograft", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART20195670, Volume 8 Issue 2, February 2019, 1827 - 1829

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