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Synopsis of causation: cataract

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in cataract.



This document provides information on cataract. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr Mike Coulthard, Medical Author, Medical Text, Edinburgh and validated by Mr M Wagih Aclimandos, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London.