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Primary Congenital Glaucoma (cont.)

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American Academy of Ophthalmology
655 Beach Street
Box 7424
San Francisco, CA 94120
(415) 561-8500
 
Glaucoma Research Foundation
490 Post Street, Suite 1427
San Francisco, CA 94102
(800) 826-6693
 
Prevent Blindness America
500 East Remington Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
(800) 331-2020
 
The Glaucoma Foundation
116 John Street, Suite 1605
New York, NY 10038
(212) 285-0080

Lighthouse International
111 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022-1202
(212) 821-9200
(800) 829-0500

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Glaucoma, Primary Congenital »

By definition, primary congenital glaucoma is present at birth; however, its manifestations may not be recognized until infancy or early childhood.

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