senile cataract


senile cataract
возрастная катаракта

Англо-русский офтальмологический словарь. 2010.

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  • senile cataract — n a cataract of a type that occurs in the aged and is characterized by an initial opacity in the lens, subsequent swelling of the lens, and final shrinkage with complete loss of transparency * * * the most common kind of cataract, painless and of …   Medical dictionary

  • senile cataract — noun : a cataract of a type that occurs in the aged and is characterized by an initial opacity in the lens, subsequent swelling of the lens, and final shrinkage with complete loss of transparency …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cataract — For other uses, see Cataract (disambiguation). Cataract Classification and external resources Magnified view of cataract in human eye, seen on examination with a slit lamp using diffuse illumination …   Wikipedia

  • Cataract — A clouding of the lens of the eye. The normally clear aspirin sized lens of the eye starts to become cloudy. The result is much like smearing grease over the lens of a camera. It impairs normal vision. There are many causes of cataracts including …   Medical dictionary

  • cataract — n. any opacity in the lens of the eye that results in blurred vision. Cataracts may be congenital or acquired. The latter may be due to metabolic disease (such as diabetes), direct or indirect injury to the lens, or prolonged exposure of the eye… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • senile nuclear sclerotic cataract — an increasing hardening of the nucleus of the lens, with the opacity appearing brown or black and the lens becoming inelastic and unable to accommodate; the opacity is usually bilateral, begins between ages 50 and 60, and progresses slowly …   Medical dictionary

  • Катаракта (Cataract) — помутнение хрусталика глаза, приводящее к заметному ухудшению зрения. Наиболее распространена старческая катаракта (senile cataract), часто встречающаяся у пожилых людей; однако существуют и врожденные катаракты, а также катаракты, развивающиеся… …   Медицинские термины

  • brown cataract — brunescent cataract a senile cataract in which the opacity is brown …   Medical dictionary

  • cortical cataract — 1. developmental punctate opacity, white or light blue in color, commonly found in the cortex of the lens; this is present in most lenses and there are multiple ones as a person ages, but they rarely affect vision. 2. the most common type of… …   Medical dictionary

  • presenile cataract — a subcapsular senile cataract in a person under 40 …   Medical dictionary

  • age-related cataract — senile c …   Medical dictionary


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