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Cataract
Sutural Cataract

  • Usually congenital and familial with X-linked inheritance.
  • Males usually have a significant cataract and females only have minimal opacities.
  • Symptoms: vision is usually not affected, except in males with significant opacification.
  • Signs: the opacity follows the shape of anterior or posterior Y suture and not progressive.

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