absolute glaucoma


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ab·so·lute glau·co·ma

the final stage of blindness in glaucoma.
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absolute glaucoma

End-stage glaucoma, that is, glaucoma that produces a complete loss of vision. Upon examination, the optic nerve appears pale.
See also: glaucoma
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