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Can a Head injury be a cause of Cataracts?

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Can a Head injury be a cause of Cataracts?
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Judy replied 11 years ago.
A cataract is a clouding of the lens. Some causes are direct injury to
the eye, exposure to intense heat, radiation, heredity. Most are
a part of the ''normal' aging process. There is no evidence that
they are caused by a head injury. Do you need to know
symptoms, treatment? If so let me know!