A cataract is a clouding (opacity) in the lens of the eye that hinders vision. Cataracts are a problem that everyone will suffer from at some point. However, it is not a cause for alarm. It is not a disease but an ageing of the eye, and surgery is currently the best treatment.
Factors that can lead to cataract development
- A blow.
- A puncture.
¿How to detect cataract in the eyes?
- Determine if you have blurred vision
- Colour distortion
- Pay attention to double vision
- See an ophthalmologist for an examination
- Take a pupil dilation test
What are ocular cataracts?