How is acute angle-closure glaucoma (AACG) treated?

Updated: Jun 20, 2019
  • Author: Albert P Lin, MD; Chief Editor: Inci Irak Dersu, MD, MPH  more...
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Answer

The definitive treatment of acute angle closure (AAC) is surgical. The goal of medical treatment is to break the AAC in preparation for surgical intervention to prevent its recurrence.


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