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ID DOID:9946
Name steroid-induced glaucoma
Definition A glaucoma characterized by elevated intraocular pressure secondary to chronic corticosteroid use, which leads to glaucomatous optic nerve atrophy and progressive vision loss and has_symptom progressive decreased vision, visual field defects, and decreased peripheral vision. Steroid-induced glaucoma is caused by chronic corticosteroid use.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5577123/
Xrefs

ICD9CM:365.3

SNOMEDCT_US_2019_09_01:1654001

UMLS_CUI:C0339578

Synonyms

Corticosteroid-induced glaucoma [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a glaucoma

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