Open-Angle Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a type of optic neuropathy that occurs when vision is threatened by chronically elevated intraocular pressure, or IOP, which damages the optic nerve over time. In open-angle glaucoma, elevated IOP is often caused by blockages in the trabecular meshwork, slowing or preventing the regular flow of aqueous humor out of the eye.

Read more about glaucoma