Bilateral subcapsular cataract
Photo by Professor Chua Chung Nen
This 45 year-old man complains of photophobia and glaze in bright light. He is hypertensive but otherwise well. The vision measures 6/9 in each eye. Slit-lamp examination reveals bilateral posterior subcapsular cataracts.

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Right lenticular opacity.
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Left lenticular opacity.
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Retroillumination of the left lens.