A RAPIDLY DEVELOPING CATARACT IN IDIOPATHIC HYPO PARATHYROIDISM: A CASE REPORT

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Khalil Ahmed
Iftikhar Athar Rasool
Naeem Haider
Habib Ullah
Ambreen Usmani

Abstract

Rapidly developing cataract in idiopathic hypo parathyroidism is rare. Here wereport, a case of cataract which developed rapidly and was associated with idiopathichypo parathyroidism in a 20- year-old female patient. The case is beingreported for its rarity and early diagnosis which was presented in a tertiarycare hospital. For cases like these, prompt treatment is essential which mayresult in prevention of complications like vision loss. As per literature researchvia pubmed.com, this is the first case report of rapidly developing cataract ina patient of idiopathic hypo parathyroidism in Pakistan.

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Ahmed K, Rasool IA, Haider N, Ullah H, Usmani A. A RAPIDLY DEVELOPING CATARACT IN IDIOPATHIC HYPO PARATHYROIDISM: A CASE REPORT. J Postgrad Med Inst [Internet]. 2015 May 12 [cited 2022 Oct. 7];29(1). Available from: https://jpmi.org.pk/index.php/jpmi/article/view/1701
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Ambreen Usmani

Associate professor-anatomy

Assistant director-Medical Education

Bahria University Medical and Dental College

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