Aa
A
A
A
Close
Eye Care Forum
This expert forum is not accepting new questions. Please post your question in one of our medical support communities.
Avatar universal

aqueous humor come in contact with the iris

does the cornea force the aqueous humor to press into the iris when you press on the cornea ,mainly on the outsides of the cornea were the cornea and iris are closer together?
1 Responses
1573381 tn?1296147559
MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL
Yes, sort of, theoretically at least.  Should not be of any real significance though clinically with the rare exception of possible utility in the case of a narrow angle glaucoma attack.  Why do you ask?

HV
Popular Resources
Find out how beta-blocker eye drops show promising results for acute migraine relief.
Eye whitening, iris color change, and eyeball "bling." Eye expert Dr. John Hagan warns of the dangers from these unnecessary surgeries.
Eye expert John Hagan, MD, FACS, FAAO discusses factors to consider and discuss with your eye care team before embarking on cataract surgery.
Is treating glaucoma with marijuana all hype, or can hemp actually help?
Protect against the leading cause of blindness in older adults
Got dry eyes? Eye drops aren't the only option! Ophthalmologist John C. Hagan III, MD explains other possible treatments.