Malignant Glaucoma

  by Raza Akhtar,    Last updated on June 4, 2018,

Malignant glaucoma refers to a condition of increased intraocular pressure with a shallow or flat anterior chamber. It is a rare condition but is difficult to treat and often results in blindness. It is believed that a blockage of the flow of acqueous causes malignant glaucoma. This article explains pathophysiology, epidemiology, and various treatment options in detail.