MC04: Tips & Tricks in Pterygium Surgery

date-02Thursday, 1 June 2017
time10:30 – 12:00hrs
locationBeijing Room

This MasterClass on the surgical management of primary and recurrent pterygia, will focus on conjunctival autografting techniques, and include pearls to minimize recurrence and obtain excellent cosmetic outcomes. Prevention and management of pterygium surgery complications will be highlighted, and challenging scenarios presented.

Course Faculty:

Cordelia Chan Donald TAN
Cordelia CHAN
Singapore
Donald TAN
Singapore
SHI Weiyun
China
Topic Speaker
Introduction
Etiology / Pathogenesis
Pterygium Grading System
Overview of Current Pterygium Management
Cordelia CHAN
Singapore
Technique of Pterygium Excision
• Primary Pterygium
• Recurrent Pterygium
Cordelia CHAN
Singapore
Pearls in Conjunctival Autografting
Harvesting
Suturing
Fibrin glue
SHI Weiyun
China
Complications of Pterygium Surgery SHI Weiyun
China
Challenging Situations Donald TAN
Singapore