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Cataract

What is cataract?

Loss of gloss of natural eye lens by losing its transparency and the sight to become blurred as if like looking behind a frosted glass is called "cataract" in medical literature.

Cataract may exist in both eyes, or complaints may occur more in one of the eyes.

Complaints related to cataract:
Eye strain
Decrease in sight
Headache
Sensitivity against light
Seeing the objects as formless and double
Difficulty in reading
Deterioration in night sight
Breath and yellowing colors
 

Treatment of Cataract:

Surgery is the only valid method in the treatment of cataract. Treatment by the use of medication or eyeglasses is unable to stop the progress of ailment or remove it.