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Ocular Hypertension (cont.)

Ocular Hypertension Symptoms

Most people with ocular hypertension do not experience any symptoms. For this reason, regular eye examinations with an ophthalmologist are very important to rule out any damage to the optic nerve from the high pressure.

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