Nuclear cataract

Known as: cataracts nuclear, nuclear sclerosis, sclerosis nuclear 
A nuclear cataract is an opacity or clouding that develops in the lens nucleus. That is, a nuclear cataract is one that is located in the center of… (More)
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2006
2006
CONTEXT Statins are widely prescribed for their lipid-lowering effects but also have putative antioxidant properties. Oxidative… (More)
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2006
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2006
PURPOSE To assess the associations of plasma lutein and zeaxanthin and other carotenoids with the risk of age-related maculopathy… (More)
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2005
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2005
PURPOSE To report vitreous oxygen tension before, immediately after, and at longer times after vitrectomy. DESIGN A prospective… (More)
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2000
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2000
BACKGROUND Age-related cataracts are a major public health problem. The relative importance of genes and environment in the… (More)
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1999
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1999
The relation of antioxidant nutrients to the incidence of nuclear cataracts was investigated in a cohort of adults aged 43-84… (More)
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1997
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1997
PURPOSE The authors determined the age and gender-specific prevalence of nuclear, cortical, and posterior subcapsular cataract… (More)
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1992
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1992
The Beaver Dam Eye Study is a population-based study of age-related eye diseases in persons 43-86 yr of age. Applanation… (More)
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1991
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1991
The Lens Opacities Case-Control Study evaluated risk factors for age-related nuclear, cortical, posterior subcapsular, and mixed… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
The effect on the human lens of prolonged hyperbaric oxygen therapy is reported. Eye examinations were given to 25 patients… (More)
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1977
1977
1. Proteins from the cortex and nucleus of the human lens were studied to determine if any changes could be detected in their… (More)
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