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Keywords: Radiating columnsClose
Journal: Ophthalmic Research
Ophthalmic Res (1975) 7 (1): 21–32.
Published Online: 03 December 2009
... are sufficiently vulnerable to X-rays to cause opacity if cell division is allowed to occur following irradiation. In every case of X-ray-induced lens opacification, a disruption of the radiating columns shows a strong correlation to the severity of the associated cataract. It is suggested that lens cell damage...