malignant glaucoma

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ma·lig·nant glau·co·ma

secondary glaucoma caused by forward displacement of the iris and lens, obliterating the anterior chamber; usually follows a filtering operation for primary glaucoma.
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Malignant glaucoma following blunt trauma of the eye.
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