Summary and Info
This section underwent major revision for the 2008-2009 edition. Section 11 reviews the anatomy, physiology, embryology, and pathology of the lens. It also covers the epidemiology of cataracts and their evaluation and management in adults. In addition, an overview of lens and cataract surgery is provided, complications of cataract surgery are discussed, and cataract surgery in special situations is explored. Contains many new images.