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Cataract

Known as: HARMAAKAIHI, OPACITY OF THE LENS, CATARACT UNSPECIFIED 
A condition in which the lens of the eye becomes cloudy. Symptoms include blurred, cloudy, or double vision; sensitivity to light; and difficulty… 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Advanced age is the main risk factor for most chronic diseases and functional deficits in humans, but the fundamental mechanisms… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This paper presents estimates of the prevalence of visual impairment and its causes in 2002, based on the best available evidence… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To describe the development and the performance of a brief questionnaire designed to measure functional impairment… 
Review
1993
Review
1993
Metabolism, like other aspects of life, involves tradeoffs. Oxidant by-products of normal metabolism cause extensive damage to… 
Review
1988
Review
1988
To investigate the relation of ultraviolet radiation and cataract formation, we undertook an epidemiologic survey of 838 watermen… 
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Recent evidence indicates that the nucleus basalis of Meynert, a distinct population of basal forebrain neurons, is a major…