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Causes of Traumatic Glaucoma

List of causes of Traumatic Glaucoma

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

  • Ocular surgery, such as penetrating keratoplasty or cataract extraction
  • Sports injuries (eg, boxing, paintball, airsoft gun toys)
  • Motor vehicle accidents (eg, airbag deployment, other facial trauma)
  • Assaults
  • Falls
  • Military combat injuries
  • Accidents
  • Severe nearsightedness
  • Previous injury
  • Infection
  • Prior surgery may also make the eye more vulnerable to a serious eye injuries

Traumatic Glaucoma: Causes and Types

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

Related information on causes of Traumatic Glaucoma:

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


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