Cataract advise for Surgery
- When the patient is incapacitated in his day to day activities, has difficulty in setting around certain professions like driving, flying have established minimum standards of visual requirements.
- Development of complications such as phacolytic glaucoma and phacomorphic glaucoma.
- Cosmetic - Individuals who have cataract since childhood and neglect them develop "ambylopia" or lazy eye . These people do not develop good sight even after surgery. Here the cataract may be removed for cosmetic reasons.