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Summary
PEDIATRIC CATARACT DD
Pediatric cataract is one of the major causes of preventable childhood blindness (congenital, developmental, traumatic).
60% of pediatric cataracts are idiopathic.
Genetically based cataracts account for 8%-29% [Anaga Medsinge, 2015]
Approximately 50% of all congenital cataract cases max have a genentic cause [Deng H 2014] .
symptoms
cataract
laboratory finding
Literature
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