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Cataracts, a common vision problem, cause the lens of the eye to become cloudy. Age-related cataracts are the most common form of the condition, but there are several different types. Symptoms of a cataract may include blurry vision, double vision, and frequent prescription changes for eyeglasses or contact lenses. Cataracts are typically removed with surgery. In fact, over 1 million such surgeries are performed each year in the United States, with generally favorable results.
(Click Cataracts to learn more, including information on how the lens works, risk factors for cataracts, and more symptoms associated with this common vision problem.)
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