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Treatment for Cataracts

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Surgery is the only way to cure cataracts. Lifestyle changes and medications may help manage symptoms.

Treatment involves the following:

Lifestyle changesMedicationSurgery

Revision Information

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology website. Available at: http://www.aao.org.

  • The Merck Manual of Medical Information. 17th ed. Simon and Schuster, Inc; 2000.

  • National Eye Institute website. Available at: http://www.nei.nih.gov.