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Traumatic Glaucoma

Traumatic Glaucoma: Introduction

Traumatic Glaucoma: Traumatic glaucoma refers to a heterogeneous group of posttraumatic ocular disorders with different underlying mechanisms that lead to the common pathway of abnormal elevation of intraocular pressure (IOP) . More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Traumatic Glaucoma is available below.

Symptoms of Traumatic Glaucoma

Treatments for Traumatic Glaucoma

  • Topical aqueous suppressants
  • Prostaglandin analogs
  • Filtration surgery
  • Transscleral krypton laser cyclophotocoagulation
  • Transpupillary argon laser cyclophotocoagulation
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Traumatic Glaucoma?

Traumatic Glaucoma: Complications

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Causes of Traumatic Glaucoma

  • 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
  • more causes...»

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Traumatic Glaucoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Traumatic Glaucoma

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Traumatic Glaucoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Traumatic Glaucoma

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Traumatic Glaucoma: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Traumatic Glaucoma

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Traumatic Glaucoma: Animations

Research about Traumatic Glaucoma

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Traumatic Glaucoma: Broader Related Topics

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Related Traumatic Glaucoma Info

More information about Traumatic Glaucoma

  1. Traumatic Glaucoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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