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More than 150,000 individuals in San Diego County suffer from retinal degeneration, glaucoma or diabetic retinopathy.
Keillor has survived heart surgery, a minor stroke and seizures, and recently had surgery on his left eye for cataracts and glaucoma.
In the U.S., approximately one in 25,000 babies is born with congenital pediatric glaucoma.
The comprehensive adult and pediatric eye care services offered at the new clinic include: Eye exams, eyeglasses and contact lenses, cataract evaluations, glaucoma screenings, diabetic eye exams, dry eye testing and an optical store.
The qualifying conditions include terminal illness, cancer, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), glaucoma, autism, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and neuropathic pain or pain that is not treatable with opioids.
Additional monitoring is done to ensure there is no rebleeding in the eye, as there is a potential for glaucoma, elevated eye pressure, to develop.
Her father has heart disease, high blood pressure and glaucoma.
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Origin and Etymology of glaucoma
First Known Use: 1885See Words from the same year
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