Cataracta brunescens

Cataracta brunescens --> black cataract

a cataract in which the lens is hardened and of a dark brown colour. In the 19th century, german black cataract meant gutta severa (q.v.).

Synonym: cataracta brunescens, cataracta nigra.

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