EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology
Traumatic cataract, ruptured capsule
This is a traumatic cataract in the left eye of an unfortunate 6-year-old Afghani girl.
Note the rupture of the anterior capsule and partial displacement of the lens into the anterior chamber (see link to EyeRounds case for example of surgical managment of traumatic rupture of lens capsule).
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