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Cataract Extraction MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Cataract Extraction
Tree Number(s)
E04.540.825.249
Unique ID
D002387
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002387
Scope Note
The removal of a cataractous CRYSTALLINE LENS from the eye.
Entry Term(s)
Enzymatic Zonulolysis
Phakectomy
NLM Classification #
WW 260
See Also
Aphakia, Postcataract
Lenses, Intraocular
Pseudophakia
Public MeSH Note
ENZYMATIC ZONULOLYSIS was heading 1963-96
History Note
ENZYMATIC ZONULOLYSIS was heading 1963-96
Date Established
1960/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2007/07/09
Cataract Extraction Preferred
Phakectomy Related
Enzymatic Zonulolysis Related
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