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Glaucoma: types, causes and symptoms

Agustín Fernández Guardiola
Ophthalmological consultation, ophthalmological check-ups
Sebastian Banegas Argota
Ophthalmology consultations
15 Mar 2023
1 Min
The expert's voice

Glaucoma is a pathology that damages the optic nerve of the eye, an essential part for good vision, since it is responsible for sending visual information from the eye to the brain. This ocular pathology can appear at any age, but it is more common in older adults. It is one of the leading causes of blindness in people over 60 years of age.

We solve your doubts about glaucoma

Have you been diagnosed with glaucoma or is there something that worries you about this disease? You are probably looking for answers to many questions. In the last #WebinarSaludCB, our specialists from the Ophthalmology Unit, Dr. Agustín Fernández and Dr. Sebastián Banegas, talked about the different types of glaucoma, how they are diagnosed and what therapeutic methods allow them to be treated properly. You can see it again here.