Highlights of Ophthalmology

Register      Login

SEARCH WITHIN CONTENT

FIND ARTICLE

Volume / Issue

Online First

Archive
Related articles

VOLUME 39 , ISSUE 1ENG ( Feb-2011, 2011 ) > List of Articles

REVIEW ARTICLE

Preoperative Local Injection of Mitomycin C versus Intraoperative Application as an Adjunctive Treatment for Surgical Removal of Primary Pterygium

Ehab M. Ghoneim, Ahmed A. Abd-El Ghny, Amro A. Gab-Allah, Mohamed Z. Kamal

Citation Information : Ghoneim EM, Abd-El Ghny AA, Gab-Allah AA, Kamal MZ. Preoperative Local Injection of Mitomycin C versus Intraoperative Application as an Adjunctive Treatment for Surgical Removal of Primary Pterygium. 2011; 39 (1ENG):7-11.

DOI: 10.5005/hoo-10101-39103

Published Online: 01-08-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

PDF Share
  1. Mohmmed S. Lal and M. Zia U. “Pterygium - An Epidemiological study” Pakistan J Ophthalmol Jan 2004; 20(1):17-22.
  2. Gandolfi SA, Vecchi M, Braccio L. Decrease of intraocular pressure after subconjunctival injection of mitomycin in human glaucoma. Arch Ophthalmol 1995; 113:582-5.
  3. Donnenfeld ED, Perry HD, Wallerstein A, et al. Subconjunctival mitomycin C for the treatment of ocular cicatricial pemphigoid. Ophthalmology 1999; 106:72-8; discussion 79.
  4. Rubinfeld R, Pfister R and Stein R. “Serious complications of topical Mitomycin C after pterygium surgery”. Ophthalmology, 1992; 99:1647-54.
  5. Donnenfeld ED, Perry HD and Former S. “Subconjunctival mitomycin C as adjunctive therapy before pterygium excision”. Ophthalmology 2003; 110:1012-1026.
  6. Spaeth G. “Ophthalmic Surgery principles and practice”. 2003; 15:131.
  7. Wakaki S, Marumo H, Tomioka K. Isolation of new fractions of antitumor mitomycins. Antibiot Chemother 1958; 8:228-40.
  8. Chen CW, Huang HT, Bair JS, Lee CC. Trabeculectomy with simultaneous topical application of mitomycin-C in refractoryglaucoma. J Ocul Pharmacol 1990; 6:175-82.
  9. Kunitomo N and Mori S. Studies on pterygium. Report IV. A treatment of the pterygium by mitomycin C installation. Acta Soc Ophthalmol Jpn 1963; 67:601-7.
  10. Frucht-Pery J, Ilsar M. The use of low-dose mitomycin C for prevention of recurrent pterygium. Ophthalmology 1994; 101: 759-62.
  11. Wong VA and Law FCH. Use of mitomycin C with conjunctival autograft in pterygium surgery in Asian-Canadians. Ophthalmology 1999; 106:1512-5.
  12. Maria A, Christopher J, Elisabeth J, Peter R. “Scleral Ulceration After Preoperative Injection of Mitomycin C in pterygium head” Arch Ophthalmol. 2002; 120:1585-1586.
  13. Solomon A, Pires RT, Tseng SC. Amniotic membrane transplantation after extensive removal of primary and recurrent pterygia. Ophthalmology 2001; 108:449-60.
  14. Alvarenga LS, de Sousa LB, de Freitas D, Mannis MJ. Efficacy and safety of recurrent pterygium surgery using human processed pericardium. Cornea 2002; 21:542-5.
PDF Share
PDF Share

© Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) LTD.