Disease Information for Glaucoma, narrow angle

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Face Pain
Vomiting
Vomiting in Children
Vomiting in Elderly
Headache
Acute Painful Vision Loss
Acute Vision Loss
Amaurosis fugats/transient blindness-vision loss
Bilateral Vision Loss
Blindness/sudden/unilateral
Blindness/unilateral
Blurred Cloudy Vision
Chronic Progressive Vision Loss
Chronic Vision Loss, Persistent
Corneal clouding
Corneal edema
Corneal opacity
Decreasing visual acuity
Decreasing visual acuity in Elderly
Dimming vision/acute
Effaced Optic Nerve Cup Rim
Enlarged Optic Nerve Cup
Eye Pain, Unilateral
Eye Pains, Bilateral
Eye Shallow Anterior Chamber
Eye symptoms/signs
Fleeting Blindness
Lacrimation/excess tearing
Red eye, acute/Unilateral
Short Eyeball/Axial Length
Tearing
Transient Blindness One Eye
Vision Loss
Visual acuity decreasing
Visual Problems
Visual symptoms
Demographics & Risk Factors
Ethnic or Racial Factors
Black/African american population
Established Disease Population
Patient/Diabetes mellitus
Family History
Family history/Glaucoma
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Elderly Aged
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Intraocular Pressure increased
Ocular tonometry abnormal
TEST/Corneal Thickness abnormal
TEST/Dilantin Glaucoma Provocation
TEST/Gonioscopy Abnormal
TEST/Optic Laser Scan nerve fiber layer/Abn
TEST/Retinal Nerve layer depth/Abnormal
TEST/Slit lamp eye exam abnormal
Visual Fields Test Abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Uveitis
Associated Disease & Complications
Blindness
Blindness in Elderly
Foreign body/eye
Glaucoma
Glaucoma, narrow angle
Glaucoma, secondary
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Ophthalmology Specialty Population
CLASS/Ophthalmology disorders
CLASS/Anterior chamber of eye involvement/disorder
CLASS/Eye involvement/disorder (ex)
Process
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Synonyms
Synonym
Anatomical narrow angle glaucoma, Anatomical narrow angle glaucoma (disorder), Chronic angle closure glaucoma, Chronic closed angle glaucoma, chronic glaucoma angle closure, Chronic narrow angle glaucoma, CNAG Chronic narrow angle glaucoma, glaucoma chronic angle closure, Synonym/Pupillary Block Glaucoma
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Contraindication
RX/Anticholinergics
RX/Levodopa (Dopar)
RX/Trihexyphenidyl (Artane)
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Acetazolamide (Diamox)
RX/Beta-blocker
RX/Carbonic anhydrase inhibitor
RX/Mannitol (Osmotrol)
RX/Pilocarpine
SX/Iridectomy
SX/Laser/phototherapy eye.
SX/Therapeutic paracentesis.
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
SX/Glaucoma Filter Valve Placement
SX/Laser Trabeculectomy
SX/Trabeculectomy Procedure
Other Treatments
TX/Medical/surgical emergency
Definition

A form of glaucoma in which the intraocular pressure increases because the angle of the anterior chamber is blocked and the aqueous humor cannot drain from the anterior chamber.

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