Congenital nuclear cataract
Contributor: Jesse Vislisel, MD
Photographer: Toni Venckus, CRA
Congenital nuclear cataracts may involve the entire nucleus, or a portion of it as seen in this photograph. These photographs also show a mild persistent pupillary membrane which is most visible in the red reflex.
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