Posterior Subcapsular Cataract - Patient Care
The posteriorsubcapsularcataract had progressed and involved the visual axis, as seen here with retroillumination. Dr Leonid Skorin, Jr, of Dixon, Ill, notes that posteriorsubcapsularcataracts are the most common lens opacities affecting patients younger than 60 years.
Posterior Subcapsular Cataract (Psc Posterior...) - Symptoma
Posteriorsubcapsularcataract is a relatively common type of cataract which develops in the posterior capsule of the lens and causes visual impairment, especially while reading. It is reported to happen rapidly in individuals on steroids, or amongst patients with diabetes, high-grade myopia or.
Cataract - EyeWiki - Posterior Subcapsular
Posteriorsubcapsularcataracts (PSC) are opacities located in the most posterior cortical layer, directly under the lens capsule. This type of cataract tends to occur in younger patients than cortical or nuclear sclerotic cataracts. Progression is variable but tends to occur more rapidly than in nuclear.
Cataracts: 3 Common Types, Causes, Symptoms and Treatments
A subcapsularcataract occurs at the back of the lens. People with diabetes or those taking high doses of steroid medications have a greater risk of developing a subcapsularcataract.
Treatment: Early-onset posterior subcapsular cataract
Early-onset posteriorsubcapsularcataract. FDA Orphan Drugs. Orphan Drug is a special status given by the FDA to a medication that was specifically developed for treatment of a rare disease.
Causes of posterior subcapsular cataract - Answers on HealthTap
Posteriorsubcapsularcataract refers to cloudiness on the back part of the lens just under the capsule. This may be caused by injury, steroids, elevated blood sugar and aging. Ischemia of the optic nerve means that there is or was an episode of poor blood flow to the nerve which may result in vision.
What is a Posterior Subcapsular Cataract? (with pictures)
A posteriorsubcapsularcataract is a form of opacity that affects the back side of the eye's lens. Primarily affecting one’s reading and night vision, this condition usually accompanies age-related lens degeneration, but may affect anyone of any age. Treatment involves surgery to excise the affected.
Cataract - Wikipedia
Posteriorsubcapsularcataracts are cloudy at the back of the lens adjacent to the capsule (or bag) in which the lens sits. Because light becomes more focused toward the back of the lens, they can cause disproportionate symptoms for their size. An immature cataract has some transparent protein.