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Cataract: What You Should Know

A thumbnail showing the first page of the NEI Cataracts Sheet.

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This booklet is for people with cataract and their families and friends. It provides information about age-related cataract, the most common form of cataract. This booklet answers questions about the causes and symptoms of the disorder and discusses diagnosis and treatment.


PDF in English (3.12 MB) | PDF in Spanish (485 KB)

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