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A 48-year-old member asked:

Could open angle glaucoma be caused by working in a poor ventilation office for 4 years?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Federico Mattioli
LASIK Surgery 26 years experience
No: There is no reason for open angle glaucoma to develop in this situation.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

Can you get open angle glaucoma from working in a poor ventilation office for 4 years?

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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology 22 years experience
No: Unlikely - no evidence noted between stuffy offices and glaucoma.
Last updated Dec 9, 2013


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