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Since cataract is one of the most frequent causes of poor vision in the old and not infrequently in the younger patient, its etiology, prevention, and treatment are of vital interest to every ophthalmologist and internist. This volume, "Cataract, Etiology and Treatment" is, it would seem, the rare combination of a wealth of facts in comprehensive form, collected into the smallest space feasible. It contains in addition to what the title implies, chapters on the development, comparative anatomy, anatomy, nourishment and growth, physiology and chemistry of the normal lens, and congenital anomalies of the lens other than cataract. The chapters
Cataract: Its Etiology and Treatment.. Ann Intern Med. ;8:977–978. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-8-8-977_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1935;8(8):977-978.
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