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Are cataracts associated with eye pain?
Cataracts do not cause pain except if they have been allowed to remain untreated for too long. In this case they cause a lot of pain and light sensitivity. I suggest you consult your ophthalmologist (Eye M.D.) soon if you are having eye pain.
Answered by: Wayne Bizer, DO
Answered: Jun 20, 2013
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