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What is Closed-angle glaucoma?

What is Closed-angle glaucoma?

  • Closed-angle glaucoma: A severe form of glaucoma needing emergency treatment to avoid blindness.
  • Closed-angle glaucoma: glaucoma in which the iris blocks the outflow of aqueous humor.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Closed-angle glaucoma: Introduction

Types of Closed-angle glaucoma:

Broader types of Closed-angle glaucoma:

How serious is Closed-angle glaucoma?

Complications of Closed-angle glaucoma: see complications of Closed-angle glaucoma

What causes Closed-angle glaucoma?

Causes of Closed-angle glaucoma: see causes of Closed-angle glaucoma
Risk factors for Closed-angle glaucoma: see risk factors for Closed-angle glaucoma

What are the symptoms of Closed-angle glaucoma?

Symptoms of Closed-angle glaucoma: see symptoms of Closed-angle glaucoma

Complications of Closed-angle glaucoma: see complications of Closed-angle glaucoma

Closed-angle glaucoma: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Closed-angle glaucoma.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Closed-angle glaucoma.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Closed-angle glaucoma: Ophthalmologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Closed-angle glaucoma.
Treatments for Closed-angle glaucoma: see treatments for Closed-angle glaucoma
Research for Closed-angle glaucoma: see research for Closed-angle glaucoma

Organs Affected by Closed-angle glaucoma:

Organs and body systems related to Closed-angle glaucoma include:

Name and Aliases of Closed-angle glaucoma

Main name of condition: Closed-angle glaucoma

Other names or spellings for Closed-angle glaucoma:

acute glaucoma, narrow-angle glaucoma

Angle-closure glaucoma
Source - WordNet 2.1

Closed-angle glaucoma: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Closed-angle glaucoma:


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