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I Learned The Anatomy Of A Cataract

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    What The Hell Is A Cataract?

         Last Thursday I had a Cataract removed from my left eye.  Next Thursday I will have one removed from my right eye.     I had never really thought about what a Cataract was,  I knew the general idea was that you couldn't see through them.  I suppose if they are bad...
    mewold mewold 66-70, M 10 Responses Apr 15, 2012

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    I just went into consult about cataract surgery

    today. I have diabetes and the cataract in my left eye grew quickly over the past year. My vision in that eye, was something like 1-150 and it's like driving in fog with your bright likes on. The surgeon said I have cataracts in both eyes, so I'll be getting both done in January...
    MarkRomeo MarkRomeo 61-65, M Dec 18, 2014

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