Unfortunately, in the early stages, primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) may not affect vision or present with any symptoms.
Other forms of glaucoma may present with the following symptoms:
- Sudden loss of vision
- Severe eye pain
- Sensitivity to light
Reviewed by ophthalmologist Dr Tshilidzi van der Lecq. MBChB (UCT), Mmed (Ophth), FC Ophth (SA). March 2018.