What is included in inpatient monitoring of acute angle-closure glaucoma (AACG)?

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

Patients in AAC needs to be treated until the IOP normalizes. IOP can increase after laser iridotomy, and the IOP should be checked 30-60 minutes after the treatment prior to releasing the patient.


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