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Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear

Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear: Introduction

Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear: A dominantly inherited form of cataract which varied in size, pattern and location of the lens opacities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear is available below.

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Treatments for Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear

  • Treatment depends on the severity of cataracts. Some mild cataracts will be observed if the are not interfering with the child's vision and development
  • Surgical treatment to remove the cataract is the treatment of choice for more severe cataracts. It is ideally performed in babies at less than 17 weeks of age to minimise visual loss, but complications with glaucoma may mean that a decision to delay surgery is made. Timing of surgery in older children is dependant upon degree of visual impairment and other factors
  • At the time of surgery, the patient may have an intraocular lens implantation, or be treated with contact lenses or glasses depending upon the child's age and other factors
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Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear, or a subtype of Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear

  1. Cataract congenital dominant non nuclear: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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