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Troy Bedinghaus, O.D.

Childhood Glaucoma

By October 30, 2012

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Children, like adults, can develop glaucoma. In most cases of glaucoma in children, the canal in the eye that drains the fluid fails to develop properly. This leads to an increase in the pressure inside the eye and eventually damage to the optic nerve.

Childhood Glaucoma

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