The definition of glaucoma has changed drastically since its introduction around the time of Hippocrates in approximately 400 BC.
The word glaucoma came fro...learn more »
Glaucoma is a disease characterized by increased intraocular pressure (IOP). (Intraocular means within the eye.) Increased intraocular pressure results from eit...learn more »
Ultrasound (sonography, Doppler study) is a non-invasive diagnostic medical procedure performed to exam the internal organs and tissues of the body. There are s...learn more »
If you have glaucoma, you most likely use 1 or more kinds of eyedrops, possibly 2, 3, or more times during the day. These eyedrops are critical in protecting an...learn more »