close-dangle glaucoma's

closed-angle glaucoma

[klohzd-ang-guhl]
noun Pathology.
angle-closure glaucoma.
See under glaucoma.
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closed-angle glaucoma

noun
glaucoma in which the iris blocks the outflow of aqueous humor; "closed-angle glaucoma can cause a rapid buildup of high intraocular pressure that results in permanent visual damage in a couple of days" [syn: acute glaucoma
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