Cataract

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This four-page illustrated handout educates people about cataract, which is a clouding of the lens in the eye, affecting vision. It lists risk factors for a cataract, and explains that these risks increase with age. It describes signs of a cataract, and provides tips for how to protect your vision. The document discusses eye care, recommends getting an eye exam with dilation at least every two years, discussing treatment options with the eye doctor, and surgery.

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Health Information Translations
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The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
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A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Cataract, Dilatation, Ocular Vision
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
1/1/2013
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