About it the representative of Buckingham Palace told reporters, according to Reuters.
A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye, leading to a decrease in vision.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II last month underwent a successful operation on the eyes.
Her outpatient surgery, which was not announced at the time of the procedure, took place at the private King Edward VII's Hospital in central London, where Philip had his hip surgery.
If left untreated this can result in the person becoming completely blind.
The condition can affect the ability to carry out daily activities such as driving.
More common in older people, a family history of cataracts can increase the risk of developing them.
Cataracts obviously affect the vision, but symptoms can vary between sufferers.
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What happens during cataract surgery?
Cataract surgery involves replacing the cloudy lens inside the eye with an artificial one.
It is the most common operation performed in the United Kingdom, with a high success rate in improving eyesight.
The procedure usually takes 30 to 45 minutes, and the Queen was in and out in the same day.
We've always known Queen Elizabeth is one tough lady, whether she was greasing elbows as a mechanic and truck driver during World War 2 or taking up the mantle of Queen at a young age.
Queen Elizabeth II appears to be fully recovered from eye surgery, walking through Westminster Abbey, Friday, June 8.