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Category: Glaucoma

Contact Lens Sensor In Monitoring 24-Hour IOP

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Glaucoma is a condition in which increased intraocular pressure leads to alteration in the visual function. The symptoms of glaucoma are believed to be caused due to pressure on the posterior part of the eye, especially the lamina cribrosa, which is a part of the back of the eye where the sclera gives way to

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Is Trabeculectomy Still The Best In Glaucoma Surgery?

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Trabeculectomy is the surgical procedure to treat the increased Intra-ocular pressure, the condition medically known as glaucoma. The surgery involves removing a small piece of trabecular meshwork by making a tiny hole in the eye. The surgery is regarded as the Gold Standard in the management of intra-ocular pressure when other measures to bring down

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Is Immune System A Cause For Glaucoma?

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Before initiating the discussion about the relationship between the autoimmune disease and glaucoma, let’s have a quick review of the impact of the immune system on eyes. The body has various sites that are immune privileged. These sites are places in the body where the graft tissues can be placed without any concern of tissue

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Glaucoma

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A new innovation in Glaucoma treatment. The Beacon Aqueous Microshunt (MicroOptix) –  the brain child of David Brown, MD, 20 years in development-is 3.1 mm in length with an external flange width of 7 mm. It is implanted into a paracentesis-like incision, allowing aqueous to flow through a central channel.  Mitigation against retrograde flow of

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