EYE DISEASES : CATARACT TRAUMATIC (CATARACTA TRAUMATICA) - etiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and course of, recognition, prediction and prevention
The violation of the integrity of the lens bag with injuries of the eye, usually perforated.
Symptoms. The clouding of the lens, starting from the rupture of the bag, and muddy mass protrude in front of the camera.
For. Slow the swelling and clouding of the lens, and later resorption muddy masses with the formation of membranous cataract. Sometimes the rapid development of cataracts causes eye irritation. Occurs traumatic iridocyclitis, accompanied in some cases by increased intraocular pressure.
Recognition is not difficult. Is made on the basis of clinical and anamnestic data.
see Perforating wounds of the eye.
Atropine for pupil dilation, dionin to accelerate resorption. Immediate intervention is indicated only in the development of glaucoma or if eye irritation is supported by local swelling masses of the lens.