Primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) is an optic neuropathy resulting in visual field loss frequently associated with increased intraocular pressure (IOP).
Normal IOP is 10 to 22 mm Hg....
Early Manifest Glaucoma Trial
Early treatment delays progression.
The magnitude of initial IOP reduction influences disease progression.
Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study
Monitor vision and IOP every 3 to 6 months.
Visual field testing every 6 to 18 months
Optic nerve evaluation every 3 to 18 months, depending on PO...
H40.11X0 Primary open-angle glaucoma, stage unspecified
H40.11X1 Primary open-angle glaucoma, mild stage
H40.11X2 Primary open-angle glaucoma, moderate stage
H40.11X3 Primary open-angle glauco...
Pain is not a frequent symptom of POAG.
Painless, slowly progressive visual loss; patients generally are unaware of the visual loss until late in the disease. Central visual acuity rema...
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