What body cavity is cataracts in?

Lens. Inside the eye, which is inside the orbit.
Cataract. A cataract is the aging of the natural lens in the eye. The lens is located behind the cornea (window to the eye) and behind the pupil and iris (colored part of the eye). Over time the lens gets cloudy and becomes a cataract that obscures and disrupts vision.

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