Doctors for Senile Cataract in Dalanwala, Dehradun
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Senile Cataract is an age related vision impairment condition that is characterized by progressive thickening of the lens of the eye. The signs and symptoms begin with gradual progressive visual deterioration and disturbance in night and near vision. The prominent characteristics of the condition include decreased visual acuity, glare, myopic shift and monocular diplopia.
HOW IS SENILE CATARACT DIAGNOSED?
An ophthalmology specialist will have to perform a complete ocular examination. beginning with visual acuity for near and far distances. When the patient complains of glare, visual acuity should be tested in a brightly lit room. Ocular imaging tests such as CT scan and MRI are required for definitive diagnosis.
HOW IS SENILE CATARACT TREATED?
Lens Extraction is the definitive treatment for Senile Cataract.
DID YOU KNOW?
Even though these methods are known to help in a lot of cases there could be irreversible damage to the lenses of the eyes making it difficult to treat the senile cataract.