Cataract

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Term Cataract
Description Partial or complete opacity on or in the lens or capsule of one or both eyes, impairing vision or causing blindness.
Definition Cataract

Partial or complete opacity on or in the lens or capsule of one or both eyes, impairing vision or causing blindness. The many kinds of cataract are classified by their morphology (size, shape, location) or etiology (cause and time of occurrence).

References 1. NCBI, MeSH http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?cmd=search&db=mesh&term=Cataract
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