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How long does someone with glaucoma go before blindness?

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Dr. Matheson Harris
Ophthalmology

In brief: 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 forms (most common) cause slow loss of peripheral vision and later central vision over years to decades.

In brief: 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 forms (most common) cause slow loss of peripheral vision and later central vision over years to decades.
Dr. Matheson Harris
Dr. Matheson Harris
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