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Dr. Neil Notaroberto
28 years experience Ophthalmology
Borderline glaucoma: Diagnosis from your ophthalmologist indicates you have risk factors coupled with suspicious results on your glaucoma tests that do not meet the criter ... Read More

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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Constad
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Short time: We need to differentiate between narrow angles, which is a discriptive anatomic condition, where the anterior chamber angle is narrow, and a narrow a ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
20 years experience Ophthalmology
Pressures: This is dependent upon the pressure and remaining optic nerve tissue. If properly treated, glaucomatous vision loss can often be completely arrested.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Glaucoma : Is incurable, but treatable. Most people with glaucoma respond well to treatment which halts the progression of the disease. A few, however, progres ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bud Kurwa
Dr. Bud Kurwa answered
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Not easy to tell: Juvnile glaucoma is form that occurs in young people. Hopefully it is diagnosed and treated promptly. There is no set period of time for vision loss t ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matheson Harris
15 years experience Ophthalmology
It depends: When properly treated, they usually don't go blind. Acute forms of glaucoma can cause severe vision loss over a few days to weeks. More chronic form ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
3-5 minutes: It takes 3-5 minutes for the glaucoma medicine to be absorbed into the eye. You can increase absorption by placing your finger in the corner of your ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Glaucoma : Glaucoma is generally defined as optic nerve damage (from high eye pressure or other causes), which can lead to changes and decreases in vision (the v ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leland Rosenblum
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Rnfl: there is no exact time course between Rnfl loss and visual field defect. Indeed it may be possible to lose up to 50 percent of your rnfl before visu ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Depends but short: The length of laser treatment for glaucoma depends on which type of laser procedure, positioning / cooperation level, and difficulty of viewing the ey ... Read More
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