acute glaucoma(comparison with iritis and conjunctivitis)

Last reviewed 10/2022

 degree of pain photophobiadischargerednesscorneapupilintraocular pressure
acute conjunctivitis roughness on lid movementsslight photophobia clear or purulent dischargegeneralised engorgement of the conjunctivanormal corneanormal pupil normal intraocular pressure
acute iritisdull ache within the eyesevere photophobia slight reflex watering circumcorneal redness deposits on lower surfacepupil - fixed, small at firstnormal intraocular pressure
acute glaucoma severe painful eyemoderate photophobia slight reflex wateringcircumcorneal duskinesshaze over the anterior surface of the corneafixed dilated oval pupil increased intraocular pressure