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

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Among them, case 1 was referred to the emergency department due to her symptoms and was diagnosed as primary acute angle-closure glaucoma in the first visit [Figure 1]a.
Note that there are two common types - the primary open-angle glaucoma and the acute angle-closure glaucoma.
Understand the pharmacological treatment of primary open angle glaucoma and acute angle-closure glaucoma (Group 1.
Patients with acute angle-closure glaucoma often develop decreased vision, halos, headaches, severe eye pain, nausea, and vomiting.
Risk of acute angle-closure glaucoma after diagnostic mydriasis in nonselected subjects: the Rotterdam Study.
These include acute angle-closure glaucoma and acute anterior uvitis.
In acute angle-closure glaucoma, intraocular pressure rises suddenly, producing pain.
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