Channels: Cornea | Posted 2/4/2016
Alex W. Cohen, MD, PhD, presents a technique for conjunctival autograft for pterygium. Lidocaine with epinephrine is injected to balloon the pterygium and conjunctiva to make dissection easier. Sutures are used to anchor the graft, then glue is applied to affix the tissue in place.
Conjunctival autograft • Fibrin glue • Pterygium • TISSEEL Fibrin Sealant, glue