What is Glaucoma?
Glaucoma is an eye disease that is associated with elevated intraocular pressure which damages the eye (optic) nerve. It can lead to loss of vision and even blindness. What is glaucoma? Glaucoma is a disease of an optic nerve. The optic nerve receives light-generated nerve impulses from the retina and transmits these to the brain to recognize those electrical signals as vision. Glaucoma is a… read more