What are the racial predilections for hyphema glaucoma?

Updated: Jul 29, 2020
  • Author: Inci Irak Dersu, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Answer

The African American population has a higher risk for sickle cell hemoglobinopathy. This group is more likely to have complications of hyphema, including central retinal artery occlusion.


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