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A 24-year-old female asked:

Do i have central heterochromia? i've are hazel & change colors but i have a gold circle around both pupils that never changes. can you have both hazel eyes and central heterochromia? thank you

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Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 31 years experience
Yes: Hazel eyes are probably more likely to have heterochromia since there are so many colors seen. Central heterochromia is really very beautiful and usually not related to illness. If that is the only symptom, you're fine.

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Last updated Jan 20, 2019


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