Table 1

Characterics of patients

CharacteristicsPatient
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SexFMFM
EyeRLLL
Age at pterygium excision (years)60505340
Mitomycin C, 0.04%++++
 four times a day++++
 duration (weeks)2323
Age at ocular irritation or pain (years)78687765
Duration between mitomycin C and complaint (years)18182425
Visual acuity at complaint20/2020/2520/20020/20
Sclerel ulceration++++
Calcified plaque++++
Bacterial culture
Rheumatoid factor
Bulging uveal tissue after removal of plaque++++
Sclerel patch graft++++
Further therapyPE
Follow up (years)510.50.5
Visual acuity at last visit20/2020/2520/2020/20
Good outcome++++
  • + = yes; − = negative; PE = phacoemulsification of cataract and intraocular lens implantation.