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Cataracts may remain small and may not be noticeable. They often do not seriously affect vision. And many cataracts do not need to be removed.Some...
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Surgery is the only effective method of treating vision loss caused by cataracts. Cataract surgery is a common procedure that involves removing the...
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A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye that affects vision. Most cataracts are related to aging. Cataracts are very common in older people...
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The following factors can cause cataract in younger people:Radiation or blunt injury to the eyesTreatment during your chemotherapy with prednisone...
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Cataract development is often equated to looking through a dirty windshield of a car or smearing grease over the lens of a camera. Cataracts may...
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The symptoms of early cataracts may be improved with new eyeglasses, brighter lighting, anti-glare sunglasses, or magnifying lenses. If these...
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Cataracts occur when the natural clear lens inside the eye, located behind the iris, becomes cloudy over time. This lens is important for focusing...
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Diagnosis of cataracts is based on a medical history and physical exam. Often tests are used to:Confirm the presence of a cataract.Rule out other...
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A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye that affects vision. Most cataracts are related to aging. Cataracts are very common in older people...
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The lens lies behind the iris and the pupil. It works much like a camera lens. It focuses light onto the retina at the back of the eye, where an...
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The symptoms of early cataract may be improved with new eyeglasses, brighter lighting, anti-glare sunglasses, or magnifying lenses. If these measures...
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A small number of adults and children with cataracts may benefit for a short time from eyedrops that widen (dilate) the pupil. These eyedrops...
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Risk factors for cataracts include: Age. Getting older is a major risk factor for cataracts.Family history (genetics). People with a family history...
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A cataract is a cloudy or opaque area in the lens of the eye.
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The most common symptoms of a cataract are:Cloudy or blurry vision.Colors seem faded.Glare. Headlights, lamps, or sunlight may appear too bright. A...