Outcome of treatment for bilateral congenital cataracts.

@article{Robb1992OutcomeOT,
  title={Outcome of treatment for bilateral congenital cataracts.},
  author={Richard M. Robb and Robert A. Petersen},
  journal={Ophthalmic surgery},
  year={1992},
  volume={23 10},
  pages={650-6}
}
The outcome of treatment for bilateral congenital cataracts was studied retrospectively in a group of 51 patients. Two major categories of lens opacities were identified. In the first category, the opacities were extensive and visual impairment was evident early in the first year. These cataracts often occurred in eyes with small corneal diameters and poorly dilating pupils. Postoperative strabismus was nearly universal; nystagmus developed in over 50%; and late onset open-angle glaucoma… CONTINUE READING