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Method of Mehra and Minassian for Grading Central Lens Opacities

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Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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Central lens opacities are likely to interfere with vision clinically. The method of Mehra and Minassian for grading central lens opacities is based on the area of the lens opacity obscuring the red reflex relative to the area of the clear red reflex. This is a rapid test that is useful in prevalence and epidemiological studies and which gives consistent results between observers.

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