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Who gets cataracts?

Cataracts are most common in people over 60 years of age. By the age of 90, almost all people have some level of cataract. Babies can be born with congenital cataracts if there has been abnormal development of the lens. One or both eyes may be affected.

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Author: Kellie Heywood
First answered: 18 Sep 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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Category: Macular degeneration


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