On Cataract in Conjunction with Scleroderma

  • Otto Werner
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 190)


Owing to many investigations and experiments our knowledge of cataract formation has greatly progressed during the past decades. Indeed, the etiology of this disease has received plenty of attention, and the prevailing opinion to date is that every cataract arises in principle as a consequence of a nutritional impairment of whatever kind.


Anterior Chamber Middle Phalanx Terminal Phalange Secondary Cataract Terminal Phalanx 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Otto Werner
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  1. 1.Royal Ophthalmology ClinicRoyal Christian Albrecht University of KielGermany

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