nuclear cataract


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Noun1.nuclear cataract - a cataract that affects the nucleus of the lens
cataract - an eye disease that involves the clouding or opacification of the natural lens of the eye
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40) It has been found that smoking particularly increases development of nuclear cataract.
Anterior segment examination revealed stage 3 nuclear cataract in the right eye.
Initiation, progression, and maturation of the lens opacity were graded between 0-4 scores; namely, score 0: clear lens, score 1: peripheral vesicles, score 2: vesicles and cortical opacities, score 3: diffuse central opacities and score 4: nuclear cataract.
1) Cortical cataract 2) Nuclear cataract 3) Subcapsular cataract.
This risk was even lower, at 13 percent, for nuclear cataract, which occurs at the center of the lens and is the most common variety of cataract associated with the aging process.
Conversely, statin medications appear to decrease the risk of nuclear cataract (Klein, Klein, Lee, & Grady, 2006).
Plasma lutein and zeaxanthin and the risk of age-related nuclear cataract among elderly Finnish population.
Nuclear cataract caused by a lack of DNA degradation in the mouse eye lens.
Cataract and type of cataract were graded from digital lens images using the Lens Opacity Classification System HI (LOCS ID), and cataract was classified from the grade in the worse eye of [greater than or equal to] 4 for nuclear cataract, [greater than or equal to] 3 for cortical cataract, and [greater than or equal to] 2 for posterior subcapsular cataract (PSC).
Healthy diets and the subsequent prevalence of nuclear cataract in women.
Different experimental approaches in modelling cataractogenesis: an overview of selenite-induced nuclear cataract in tats.