We report the occurrence of bilateral cataracts in a young adult which developed shortly after documented high serum levels of phenytoin. There are two previous reports (five patients) in the literature implicating this drug as a cause of cataract formation in humans. This is the first case in which toxic levels were measured.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Annals of Ophthalmology|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1987|
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