EyeRounds Photo Quiz #4
Compiled by Justin Risma, MD
Q5: What type of cataract is this?
1. Posterior subcapsular cataract (central plaque).
2. Cerulean cataract (peripheral blue dots).
Q6: What are the risk factors for this type of cataract?
1. PSC: uveitis, diabetes, radiation, smoking, corticosteroids, neurofibromatosis type II.
2. Cerulean: family history (autosomal dominant).