What is included in the physical exam for primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG)?

Updated: Mar 16, 2020
  • Author: Kristin Schmid Biggerstaff, MD; Chief Editor: Inci Irak Dersu, MD, MPH  more...
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Answer

Examination of patients with suspected primary open-angle glaucoma includes the following:

  • Slit lamp examination of the anterior segment
  • Funduscopy
  • Tonometry
  • Gonioscopy
  • Pachymetry

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