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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 481843, 8 pages
Effect of Fluorometholone/Tetrahydrozoline Fixed Combination on Conjunctival Autograft Morphology after Primary Pterygium Excision
1Beyoglu Eye Research and Training Hospital, 34001 Istanbul, Turkey
2Department of Ophthalmology, Gaziantep Sehitkamil State Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey
3Department of Ophthalmology, Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Canakkale, Turkey
4Department of Ophthalmology, Istanbul Medeniyet University Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey
Received 3 April 2013; Accepted 1 June 2013
Academic Editor: Marcel N. Menke
Copyright © 2013 Engin Bilge Ozgurhan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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