HyperDic: acute_glaucoma

English > 1 sense of the expression acute glaucoma:
NOUNstateacute glaucoma, closed-angle glaucoma, angle-closure glaucomaglaucoma in which the iris blocks the outflow of aqueous humor
English > acute glaucoma: 1 sense > noun 1, state
Meaningglaucoma in which the iris blocks the outflow of aqueous humor.
Synonymsclosed-angle glaucoma, angle-closure glaucoma
BroaderglaucomaAn eye disease that damages the optic nerve and impairs vision (sometimes progressing to blindness)
Spanishglaucoma agudo

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