Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma

Publication Date: November 1, 2015

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

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Key Points

...Points...

...ving trouble viewing table? Expand Und...


Diagnosis

...gnosis...

...istory

...ould be asked about symptoms that may sugg...

...fic questioning should address the use of...


Physical Examination

...cal Examination...

Refractive Status

...ctive Status...

Hyperopic eyes, especially in older phakic patien...


Pupil

...upil...

...or patients with suspected occludable angles...


Slit-lamp Biomicroscopy

...t-lamp Biomicros...

...Conjunctival hyperemia (in acute cases)...


Gonioscopy

...nioscopy...

...py of both eyes should be performed on all patien...


Dark-room gonioscopy and IOP measur...