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Does having sinus congestion also affect the glaucoma pressure in an eye?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. William Dieck
Ophthalmology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Sinus pressure can be felt around the eye, often making a patient think the pressure in the eye is elevated.
Sinus congestion has no affect on intraocular pressure.

In brief: No

Sinus pressure can be felt around the eye, often making a patient think the pressure in the eye is elevated.
Sinus congestion has no affect on intraocular pressure.
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Dr. Richard Lehrer
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Pressure in the eye is independent of sinus congestion and independent of blood pressure.

In brief: No

Pressure in the eye is independent of sinus congestion and independent of blood pressure.
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