The Relation between Heavy Elements Level and Cataracts and Glaucoma Disease


  • Mostafa Salim Mohammed Iraqi A AL-Najaf Technical Institute, Al-Furat Al-Awsat Technical University, Iraq


POAG, ICP-O method, Poisoning and trace mineral, ICP-O method, Poisoning and trace mineral


The pathophysiology of a number of major ophthalmological conditions, including
cataracts, retinopathy caused by diabetes, age-associated macular degeneration (AMD),
glaucoma, and others, are significantly impacted by trace minerals. The purpose of the
research was to quantify changes in the quantities of chemical ingredients in the water-based
humor of individuals having cataract procedures. It's a diagnostic research to evaluate more
than 60 components found in the fluid from cataract sufferers' posterior chambers of the eyes.
The aim of the study was to analysis and relationship between heavy elements level and
cataracts and glaucoma disease. The intricate multivariate pathophysiology of open-angle
cataracts may involve trace components. The most prevalent kind of persistent, degenerative
visual neurological conditions, primary open-angle glaucoma, or POAG, is marked by a
gradual deterioration of the ganglion cells of the retina and their nerve endings, which leads
to a diminished vision.


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Mohammed, M. S. . (2024). The Relation between Heavy Elements Level and Cataracts and Glaucoma Disease. World of Science: Journal on Modern Research Methodologies, 3(2). Retrieved from