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Does eye pressure around and behind the eye cause glaucoma?
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Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Glaucoma is caused by increased pressure within the eyeball itself.

In brief: No
Glaucoma is caused by increased pressure within the eyeball itself.
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
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In brief: It may.
This is most frequently observed in patients with graves' disease where the eye muscles enlarge and compress the eyeball raising the pressure.

In brief: It may.
This is most frequently observed in patients with graves' disease where the eye muscles enlarge and compress the eyeball raising the pressure.
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