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Article
November 1970

Cryotherapy of Conjunctival Papilloma

Author Affiliations

Nashville, Tenn
From the Division of Ophthalmology (Surgery), Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1970;84(5):609-610. doi:10.1001/archopht.1970.00990040611009
Abstract

A typical conjunctival papilloma was treated by freezing with the Amoils cryounit (carbondioxide) as opposed to the alternate method of surgical excision. Eradication was effected without the necessity for buccal mucosal or conjunctival grafting.

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