By Dr S. S. Gill
In conjunction with World Glaucoma Week March 8-14, Ipoh Echo talks to Consultant Eye Surgeon Dr S. S. Gill about this “silent thief of sight.” — PART 2.
Glaucoma, as you know, has been nicknamed the “silent thief of sight”. This disease results in permanent irreversible blindness in the affected eye(s) which often goes unnoticed until the loss of vision is advanced.
What do you mean by “SILENT”” or UNNOTICED LOSS OF VISION?