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ID DOID:13964
Name Morgagni cataract
Definition A senile cataract that is characterized by dense white opacification of the lens and milky fluid in the lens capsule such that the dense nucleus of the lens sinks in the surrounding fluid. It is the late stage of senile cataracts and is caused by a multifactorial etiology related to aging.
https://eyewiki.aao.org/Morgagnian_Cataract
Xrefs

ICD9CM:366.18

ICD9CM_2006:366.18

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:22315007

UMLS_CUI:C0152258

Synonyms

hypermature cataract [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a senile cataract

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