primary cataract

primary cataract

n.
A cataract occurring independently of any other disease of the eye.
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) confirmed its agreement with the Pediatric Study Plan (PSP) proposed by Omeros to study the use of OMS302 in pediatric patients undergoing primary cataract extraction.
There have also been many reported cases of delayed spontaneous dislocation of the IOL and capsule with one case being as long as 14 years after primary cataract surgery.
The studies will involve 680 patients undergoing primary cataract surgery at approximately 60 sites.
5 million Medicare patients received primary cataract surgery in 1996.