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S.C. Johnston, P.B. Williams, J.D. Sheppard, Jr; A Comprehensive System for Pterygium Classification . Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2004;45(13):2940.
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Introduction:An adequate standardized classification systemfor pterygium has not been identified. Clinicians currentlymeasure radial and limbal dimensions of corneal involvementand assess serial progression. Other characteristics, however,may better predict future behavior and response to treatmentssuch as topical steroids, topical anti–metabolites, betairradiation, anti–VEGF drugs, laser and photodynamic therapy,and surgical excision.Methods:
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