The Genetic Link: How Family History Influences Glaucoma Risk

The Genetic Link: How Family History Influences Glaucoma Risk

Glaucoma is a disease which is usually inherited. Therefore it is important that all siblings and children of Glaucoma patients undergo a glaucoma screening test. Although anyone can develop Glaucoma, people with a family history of Glaucoma may have a higher risk of developing the condition Understanding Hereditary Glaucoma Hereditary Glaucoma, also known as inherited…