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Causes of Malignant glaucoma

List of causes of Malignant glaucoma

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Malignant glaucoma) that could possibly cause Malignant glaucoma includes:

  • Movement of aqueous humor from the posterior chamber into the vitreous instead of draining to the anterior chamber may be the cause
  • Malignant glaucoma may occur within hours to days or years after surgery. Most commonly, it is seen after
  • Trabeculectomy or surgical iridectomy

Malignant glaucoma: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Malignant glaucoma: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Malignant glaucoma:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Malignant glaucoma may be found in:


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