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Adult Glaucoma Suspect (cont.)


Because glaucoma causes silent damage, continuous follow-up care is essential to monitor any progressive change over time that may warrant treatment. The frequency of your follow-up visits also depends on the following:

  • Age
  • Level of IOP elevation
  • Optic nerve appearance
  • Family history of glaucoma
  • Presence of additional risk factors
  • Any progression of disease
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/23/2014
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