A 23-year-old female asked:
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i have brown spots on my eye in the iris area that i haven't noticed before. any suggestions?

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Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
Examination : Any new appearing lesions, spots & sores on the eye should be examined. You are probably seeing nevi or epheli both which are common on the iris. Rarely nevi can transform into melanoma. An examination will establish a diagnosis and a baseline. Most are monitored by periodic checkups.
Answered on Jun 21, 2016

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