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Eye
Conjunctiva
Pterygium

Reviewer: Deepali Jain, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 2 May 2013, last major update April 2013
Copyright: (c) 2004-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Clinical features
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Treatment
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Clinical images
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Pterygium

Cutaneous elements in recurrent pterygium

Wing-like conjunctival
overgrowth of cornea

Gross description
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Micro description
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Micro images
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Typical histological features

Solar elastosis

Atypical histological features


Stromal plaques

Stem cell microclusters


H&E, E-cadherin and β-catenin

Hsp90

Ki67

Cytokeratin and S100B of nevi in pterygia

Positive stains
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End of Eye > Conjunctiva > Pterygium


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