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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

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EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Dr. S S Bhatti, Bhatti Eye Clinic

Category: Cataract

Dislocated cataractous lens

dislocated cataractous lens

This view of the fundus through a Volk quadraspheric lens shows a dislocated cataractous lens resting on the retina. Hypermature cataracts often have weak zonules and trivial trauma can dislocate the lens





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last updated: 02-08-2008