GLAUCOMA By N., Sam M.S. - 1 the name for a common eye disease where pressure increases in the intraocular space in one or both eyes. When acute causes pain, blurring and decreased visual acuity. GLAUCOMA: "Joe's Mum suffered from glaucoma." Related Psychology Terms PAIN DRIVE BRAIN DISORDERS MENTAL RETARDATION (CAUSES) VISUAL DEFECTS TONOMETRY Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention EMOTION (General) ABSOLUTE THRESHOLD COLOR BLINDNESS BUPHTHALMOS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GLAUCOMA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/glaucoma/ (accessed January 22, 2022).