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Ocular Surface Evaluation Prior to Glaucoma Medical Treatment

  • Giedre Pakuliene
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Abstract

Comprehensive collection of medical history prior to glaucoma medical treatment is highly recommended, including allergies, systemic inflammatory diseases, other ocular diseases, systemic and ocular medications, supplements and artificial tears.
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    Biomicroscopy. Ocular surface evaluation can help to predict antiglaucomatous medications’ adverse effects, such as conjunctival allergies, conjunctival injection, hotness, irritation, corneal epithelium disorders and blepharitis [1].

     

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giedre Pakuliene
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  1. 1.Lithuanian University of Health ScienceKaunasLithuania

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