Ocular tension | definition of ocular tension by Medical dictionary
oc·u·lar ten·sion (Tn),
resistance of the tunics of the eye to deformation; it can be estimated digitally or measured by means of a tonometer.
oc·u·lar ten·sion (Tn) (ok'yū-lăr ten'shŭn)
Resistance of the tunics of the eye to deformation; it can be estimated digitally or measured by means of a tonometer. The pressure in the eye is measured in increased mmHg levels.
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Increased ocular tension
and more extensive orbital inflammation were associated with loss of vision in a univariate analysis but became nonsignificant in the multivariate analysis.
Post: What is the next step if ocular tension isn't as low as you would like it in someone you consider to have normal tension glaucoma?
If the ocular tension is not as low as we want with our treatment, then we advance treatment to the next step.