Awareness of the risk factors for octagon glaucoma

Li-qing Lu, Li-ping Chen, Xin Qi, Wei Zhao


The Primary angleclosure glaucoma (PACG) is a common ophthalmology disease in our country. At present the pathogenesis has not yet been concluded. In the past, we thought that it was related to the patient's mental factors, small cornea, shallow anterior chamber, narrow local anatomic abnormalities or it was secondary to other diseases and other factors. New advances in the study have included choroidal thickness changes and related disease loci identified.


Glaucoma; Angle closure; Risking factors

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Global Journal of Integrated Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine

ISSN 2308-6025 (Print)  ISSN 2375-4710 (Online)