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Glossary for Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma

  • Abdominal Pain: A condition which is characterized by the sensation of pain that is located in the abdomen
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  • Acute Closed-Angle Glaucoma:
  • Blurred vision: Blurriness of vision or images.
  • Conjunctival injection: Nonuniform redness of the conjunctiva.
  • Eye and vision conditions: Medical conditions affecting the eyes or the vision systems.
  • Eye pain: Pain in the eye.
  • Head Conditions: Conditions that affect the head
  • Headache: In medicine a headache or cephalalgia is a symptom of a number of different conditions of the head and sometimes neck. Some of the causes are benign while others are medical emergencies. It ranks among the most common pain complaints
  • Iritis: Inflammation of the iris and anterior chamber of the eye.
  • Loss of vision: The loss of ones ability to see
  • Nervous system conditions: Diseases affecting the nerves and the nervous system.
  • Primary angle closure glaucoma: This is a closed angle type of glaucoma, caused by contact between the iris and trabecular meshwork, which in turn obstructs outflow of the aqueous humor from the eye.


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