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Synonym Tonometry English: intraocular pressure measurement Definition of intraocular pressure By intraocular pressure measurement we understand different mechanisms to measure and determine the pressure present in the anterior segment of the eye. The development of intraocular pressure The eye, like almost every part of our body, depends on being supplied with sufficient fluid. On the … Preberi več

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Measuring intraocular pressure The intraocular pressure should be checked regularly, as too high an intraocular pressure can constrict the optic nerve and thus damage it. In the worst case, this can lead to blindness. The measurement of the intraocular pressure is called tonometry. There are now different procedures for this. – A very outdated and … Preberi več

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Causes As already mentioned, the measurement of intraocular pressure is carried out as an early detection examination in case of suspected glaucoma (regular from a certain age). This is because with glaucoma the balance between production of aqueous humor and outflow of aqueous humor described above is disturbed and the intraocular pressure increases. A moderate … Preberi več

Merjenje očesnega tlaka

Synonym Tonometry English: intraocular pressure measurement Definition intraocular pressure measurement By intraocular pressure measurement we understand different mechanisms to measure and determine the pressure present in the anterior segment of the eye. Need for tonometry The measurement of intraocular pressure, also known as tonometry, is a standard procedure for the examination and detection of a … Preberi več

Neželeni učinki | Merjenje očesnega tlaka

Side effects Besides non-contact tonometry, the other methods of measuring intraocular pressure have some risks that should be considered. First of all, the patient may have an allergic reaction to the anaesthetic drops previously placed in the eye. A burning sensation in the eyes after the administration of drops is normal and disappears after a … Preberi več