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ID DOID:12570
Name phacolytic glaucoma
Definition A phacogenic glaucoma that is characterized by acute onset of open-angle glaucoma secondary to a leaking mature or hypermature cataract and has_symptom chronic progressive vision loss with acute onset of pain, redness, and blurry vision. Phacolytic glaucomas are caused by direct obstruction of aqueous outflow pathways from leaking cataractous lens proteins.
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ICD9CM:365.51

SNOMEDCT_US_2020_09_01:32893002

UMLS_CUI:C0152137

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