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For a diagnosis of Pterygium, the following list of conditions have been mentioned in sources as possible alternative diagnoses to consider during the diagnostic process for Pterygium:
Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Pterygium or confirming a diagnosis of Pterygium, it is useful to consider what other medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative conditions relevant to diagnosis. These alternate diagnoses of Pterygium may already have been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Pterygium. For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases, see Overview of Misdiagnosis.
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