chronic glaucoma

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Noun1.chronic glaucoma - glaucoma caused by blockage of the canal of Schlemm; produces gradual loss of peripheral vision; "open-angle glaucoma is the most common type of glaucoma"
glaucoma - an eye disease that damages the optic nerve and impairs vision (sometimes progressing to blindness); "contrary to popular belief, glaucoma is not always caused by elevated intraocular pressure"
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30, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Netarsudil ophthalmic solution (0.02 percent; once daily) significantly reduced mean intraocular pressure (IOP) among patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension, according to a study published in the August issue of the American Journal of Ophthalmology.
Aerie is an ophthalmic pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialisation of first-in-class therapies for the treatment of patients with open-angle glaucoma, retinal diseases and other diseases of the eye.
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(NASDAQ: AERI), an ophthalmic pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of first-in-class therapies for the treatment of patients with open-angle glaucoma, retinal diseases and other diseases of the eye announced today that its second quarter 2019 financial results will be released after the market closes on Wednesday, August 7, 2019.
Bimatoprost SR if approved would be the first-in-class sustained-release, biodegradable implant for the reduction of intraocular pressure in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
A study in Environmental Health Perspectives suggests that long-term lead exposure may be a risk factor for primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG), the most common form of this disease.
Results: The definitions and classifications of both primary open-angle glaucoma and primary angle-closure glaucoma differ between Chinese glaucoma consensuses and international primary glaucoma guidelines.
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Glaucoma company Ivantis disclosed on Monday the receipt of approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for Hydrus Microstent for the treatment of patients with mild to moderate primary open-angle glaucoma, the leading cause of blindness.
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Nigeria Blindness Survey to explore risk factors for Open-angle glaucoma (OAG) among adults above 40 years examined 13,591 people in 305 clusters in Nigeria between January 2005 and June 2007.