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What are the symptoms of pterygium and pinguecula?

Symptoms of both pterygium and pinguecula can range from mild to severe and may include:
  • Redness, inflammation or both, especially during the growth of a pterygium;
  • Blurred vision;
  • Irritation;
  • Dryness;
  • Itching;
  • Burning;
  • Gritty feeling;
  • Feeling of having foreign material in your eye.

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