Cataract

 

Cloudy or whitish deposit on the lens of the eye or its surrounding transparent membrane. Its causes include

 

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Senility

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Hormonal
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Hypoparathyroidism

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Diabetes mellitus

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Cretinism

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Corticosteroid treatment

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Genetic

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Galactosemia

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Downs syndrome

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Congenital
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Congenital rubella

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Atopic eczema

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Hepatolenticular degeneration

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Atopic eczema

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Dystrophia myotonica

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Oculocerebrorenal syndrome

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Refsum's disease

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Laurence-Moon-Biedl disease

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Ocular disease

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Glaucoma

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Ophthalmitis

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Trauma

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Heat

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Hormonal factor

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Irradiation

 

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