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What is Glaucoma and Cataract

What is Glaucoma and Cataract


Glaucoma – the increased pressure in the eye resulting in damage of the retinas optic nerve.

Types of Glaucoma                                    Symptoms             

Chronic open – angle glaucoma                                 Poor vision , change in iris color

Closure Angle glaucoma                                               Double Vision, swollen eye lids



What is Cataract

Cataract – the gradual clouding of the lens. this prevents light from passing through the pupil of the eye.