open-angle glaucoma

Definitions of open-angle glaucoma
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n glaucoma caused by blockage of the canal of Schlemm; produces gradual loss of peripheral vision

open-angle glaucoma is the most common type of glaucoma”
Synonyms:
chronic glaucoma
Type of:
glaucoma
an eye disease that damages the optic nerve and impairs vision (sometimes progressing to blindness)

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