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August 6, 2009 · 15 Comments

A new way to treat glaucoma

By Catherine Benson Catherine Benson (@catherine benson)

Doctors at Mayo Clinic in Florida and Minnesota are using a new technique to stabilize glaucoma and preserve vision. Glaucoma is an eye disease that slowly damages the vision. A leading cause of blindness, it occurs when the eye’s natural drainage system fails to work properly. Fluid builds up inside the eye leading to elevated […]

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