glaucoma

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glaucoma in which the iris blocks the outflow of aqueous humor acute glaucoma , angle-closure glaucoma
glaucoma caused by blockage of the canal of Schlemm; produces gradual loss of peripheral vision chronic glaucoma , open-angle glaucoma
surgical procedure that makes an incision in the iris of the eye in order to enlarge the pupil or to treat glaucoma iridotomy
used in treatment of Alzheimer's disease and glaucoma physostigmine
cholinergic alkaloid used in eyedrops to treat glaucoma pilocarpine
adhesions between the iris and the lens or cornea resulting from trauma or eye surgery of as a complication of glaucoma or cataract; can lead to blindness synechia
measuring instrument for measuring tension or pressure (especially for measuring intraocular pressure in testing for glaucoma) tonometer
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