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How to tell if i have central heterochromia iridis?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Look in mirror: Heterochromia iridis means the iris of your eye (the colored part) is more than one color. There are various forms of it such as having a sector of the iris to be darker brown than the rest or even having two completely different eye colors. Central heterochromia iridis refers to the genetic trait also called center-brown. In this trait, the portion near the pupil is darker than the rest.

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A 36-year-old member asked:

Whats central heterochromia iridis?

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Different color...: On the inner and outer part of the iris: like a target. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/ba/heterochromia_blue_orange.png.

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