Watch Dr Srilathaa Gunasekaran, an associate consultant at the division of ophthalmology in Medanta, Gurgaon talk about advancement in Cornea, Lasik and Cataract services.
Cataract FAQ: What are Cataract?
A cataract is the cloudy area of the normally clear lens of the eye that forms due to changes occurring in the eye tissue.
What are the causes of cataract?
Cataract formation has many causes-
- Old age related cataracts
- Eye diseases
- Post eye surgery reactions
- Genetic disorders
Are cataracts found only in older people?
Cataracts are not restricted only to older people. Even a newborn baby maybe found to have a cataract in his eye.