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Progressive myopia in early onset chronic angle closure glaucoma.
  1. M. Cherny,
  2. A. M. Brooks and
  3. W. E. Gillies
  1. Glaucoma Investigation and Research Unit, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.


    A 19-year-old girl presented with advanced unilateral chronic angle closure glaucoma and myopia with gross cupping and field loss in a previously hyperopic eye with a marked increase in corneal curvature. This emphasises that a marked myopic shift may be an important sign of glaucoma in a young patient.

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