International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Research Paper | Biochemistry | India | Volume 10 Issue 10, October 2021

Antioxidant Role of Vitamin C in Patients of Senile Cataract

Kim Sharma | Dr Anil Chouhan | Dr Yogita Soni

Abstract: Background: Pathogenesis of senile cataract is multifactorial. Serum Ascorbic acid is proposed to be one of the factors in the complex process of cataract formation. Objective: The aim of the study is comparison and evaluation of serum Vitamin C levels in elderly patients suffering from cataract to healthy controls. Methodology: For the study, hundred successive elderly patients with cataract together with hundred healthy controls were considered. Statistical analysis was done using t - test. Significance was set at p < 0.05. Results: Serum levels of Vitamin C between cataract cases and control groups were found to be statistically significant (P<0.0001). Conclusion: The present study suggested that low levels of antioxidants may have a role in the etiopathogenesis of the senile cataract.

Keywords: Antioxidant, Senile cataract, Serum Vitamin C

Edition: Volume 10 Issue 10, October 2021,

Pages: 1525 - 1527

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Kim Sharma, Dr Anil Chouhan, Dr Yogita Soni, "Antioxidant Role of Vitamin C in Patients of Senile Cataract", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 10 Issue 10, October 2021, pp. 1525-1527,

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