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Is white-light therapy a cure for glaucoma?

Glaucoma is a chronic disease, and there is not yet a cure. Fortunately, glaucoma is treatable. Treatments include many kinds of eye drops, several types of laser, and several types of surgery. Lasers use different wavelengths of light to treat the eye. Your ophthalmologist can evaluate the glaucoma and make recommendations for treatment of the glaucoma.

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