Glaucoma

Glaucoma

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Glaucoma is a disease of the eye in which fluid pressure within the eye rises; if left untreated, the patient may lose vision and even become blind.

Glaucoma is relatively common, especially in older adults and can cause damage to the optic nerve if left untreated. In this article, we will cover the causes, symptoms, and treatment of glaucoma. We will also explain the different types and possible surgical procedures.