HyperDic: angle-closure_glaucoma

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

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