Angle Recession Glaucoma (cont.)
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Educating people with angle recession glaucoma is important for medical treatment to be successful. The person who understands the long-term, potentially progressive nature of glaucoma is more likely to comply with medical treatment.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/26/2012
Brian R. Sullivan, MD
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