University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Andrew Doan, MD, PhD, University of Iowa

Category: Cataract

Posterior subcapsular cataract

posterior subcapsular cataract

Thin fibrotic membrane on the posterior lens capsule. Seen commonly in diabetic patients and after pars plana vitrectomy.

posterior subcapsular cataract

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last updated: 02-08-2008
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