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Can injury to the face cause traumatic cataracts?

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Dr. Michael Ham
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes, especially if there is direct contact to the globe (eye).

In brief: Yes

Yes, especially if there is direct contact to the globe (eye).
Dr. Michael Ham
Dr. Michael Ham
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Dr. Stephen Khachikian
Ophthalmology

In brief: Yes

Any type of head trauma can cause traumatic cataracts.
They can develop over a period of weeks to years.

In brief: Yes

Any type of head trauma can cause traumatic cataracts.
They can develop over a period of weeks to years.
Dr. Stephen Khachikian
Dr. Stephen Khachikian
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