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January 1984

Presenile Cataracts-Reply

Author Affiliations

Petah-Tiqva, Israel

Arch Ophthalmol. 1984;102(1):23. doi:10.1001/archopht.1984.01040030013009

In Reply.  —Our department is well aware of the possibility of galactose-1-phosphate uridyl transferase and galactokinase deficiency causing a presenile cataract. We have published a case report on the matter and we refer the author to this article.1 Blood drawn from both our patients showed normal levels of the above mentioned enzymes.