CONGENITAL CATARACT

opaqueness of the lens of the eye ball which is existent at birth or takes place shortly following birth. Its impact is to spread out light and smudge the visualization on the retina, which forbids the construction of pattern visualization because of optical starvation. Central vision is constantly impacted, and peripheral vision might additionally be decreased. It can take place in only one or in each eye ball- it might be genetic or brought about by hereditary infection or metabolous dysfunctions.

CONGENITAL CATARACT: "Congenital cataracts eventually cause permanent blindness."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONGENITAL CATARACT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/congenital-cataract/ (accessed November 15, 2019).
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