Posterior subcapsular cataract

Known as: Posterior subcapsular opacities of the lens, Cataract, posterior subcapsular, cataracts posterior subcapsular 
A type of cataract affecting the posterior pole of lens immediately adjacent to ('beneath') the Lens capsule. [HPO:probinson]
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To investigate the association between elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) and accelerated cataract formation in… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To explore associations between visual impairment, cataract, and mortality in older persons after adjusting for other… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The POLA (Pathologies Oculaires Liées à L'Age) Study is a population-based study of cataract and age-related macular degeneration… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND Although posterior subcapsular cataract complicates both systemic and topical corticosteroid therapy, the literature… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE To develop the Lens Opacities Classification System III (LOCS III) to overcome the limitations inherent in lens… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Intraocular light scattering was studied in 34 controls and 65 patients with cortical, nuclear, or posterior subcapsular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Presence and severity of age-related cataract was determined in adults 43 to 84 years of age in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. Duplicate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Posterior subcapsular (PSC) cataracts are a visually disabling form of cataract and account for 40% of surgical cases. Although… (More)
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1980
1980
Thirteen human lenses posterior subcapsular cataracts were examined by transmission electron microscopy to study the lens… (More)
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1978
1978
Fifteen human lenses with posterior subcapsular cataracts (PSC) were examined en bloc and in flat preparations of the posterior… (More)
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