glaucoma

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an eye disease that damages the optic nerve and impairs vision (sometimes progressing to blindness)

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The information on genes involved in PACG has also opened up new and exciting research areas for us that we hope will culminate in new treatment modalities for angle closure glaucoma in the future," Said Dr Eranga Vithana, Associate Director, Basic and Experimental Sciences at SERI, and lead author of the paper.
Blurred vision, nausea, headaches and halos around bright lights are all symptoms of angle closure glaucoma and treatment should be sought immediately.
Feenburg and Paustian and Seminole Hospital alleging failure to properly diagnose Leann's acute angle closure glaucoma.
Food & Drug Administration for treating open angle and angle closure glaucoma as well as secondary cataracts.
5 million people with OAG and angle closure glaucoma (ACG), and that number was expected to increase to 79.