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What is the name of condition that collapses the anterior chamber of the eye?

What is the name of condition that collapses the anterior chamber of the eye?

Hypotony: If the eye pressure is too low, as sometimes after trauma or surgery, the anterior chamber may collapse and this is hyoptony. ...Read more

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Does anyone know the function of the anterior chamber in our eye?

Does anyone know the function of the anterior chamber in our eye?

Part of the system: The anterior chamber separates the cornea from the lens, both of which work together to focus light onto the retina. The anterior chamber is full of clear fluid called aqueous humor, which is important for the health of the cornea. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I can reduce the pressure in the eye?

Can you tell me how I can reduce the pressure in the eye?

Eye pressure: If you have high eye pressure determined to be unacceptable for the health of your eye(s), the your eye md will prescribe a medication that you apply to your eye(s) to lower it. In some cases, a laser treatment may also be indicated. As long as you are being cared for by your eye md, you will be receiving the proper treatment and follow up. ...Read more

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Why does pressure rise in the eye to cause glaucoma?

Why does pressure rise in the eye to cause glaucoma?

Eye fluid imbalance: Glaucoma is caused by damage to the optic nerve due to increased pressure in the eye. The increased pressure can be due to increased fluid production or decreased drainage. Sometimes the reason for the increased pressure is not known. People over the age of 40, with diabetes, eye injury or eye surgery are at increased risk of glaucoma. Glaucoma is also more common among african americans. ...Read more

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What are the causes of pressure in the eye and burning?

What are the causes of pressure in the eye and burning?

Pressure: Eye pressure may be caused by glaucoma, migraine, thyroid eye disease, and sinus pressure. Burning may be caused by dry eye, eye drops, chemical injury, and blepharitis. Call your doctor is these problems persist. ...Read more

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Can getting hit in the eye cause elevated eye pressure?

Can getting hit in the eye cause elevated eye pressure?

Yes: One way is that it can interfere with eye fluid (aqueous) drainage, leading to increased pressure because the eye continues to produce fluid. ...Read more

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What could pressure behind the eye and trouble seeing be ?

What could pressure behind the eye and trouble seeing be ?

Depends on other: Symptoms and the duration of symptoms but consider things like sinus infections, tumors, optic nerve or muscle issues etc. I would have your doctor examine you to figure out the right cause. ...Read more

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What exactly can pressure behind the eye and trouble seeing be from?

What exactly can pressure behind the eye and trouble seeing be from?

Sinus or worse: Most pain and pressure in or around an eye is from sinusitis or headache. Pain reliever and decongestant should relieve it. If not, or if it is getting worse, go see your doctor. It could also be due to an eye problem such an inflammation in (called uveitis) or around the eye. You need to see an eye doctor to really rule this out. ...Read more

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Feel pressure in my eye after being elbowed in the eye. Could this be serious?

Feel pressure in my eye after being elbowed in the eye. Could this be serious?

Check vision: Could be just a bruised eye, or an inflamed eye (iritis) where you are more sensitive to light. If it doesn't recover in 1-2 days, get an eye exam. ...Read more