Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a disease that affects the eye, and more specifically the optic nerve. It is the result of increased intraocular pressure due to fluid accumulation. The two main types of glaucoma are primary open-angle glaucoma and angle-closure glaucoma. Blurry vision, eye pain and headache are only some of the typical symptoms.

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