Glaucoma is a group of diseases, often characterized by a high pressure in the eye which leads to damage of the nerve at the back of the eye(optic nerve). Untreated this can cause blindness. Most cases of glaucoma are without symptoms and are are discovered on routine eye testing. (Eye pressure, visual field test and examination of the optic nerve).

Treatments include, eye drops, laser and surgical operations.

Glaucoma - computerized perimetry for visual field testing