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White Cloud On Iris
Many possibilities: Need to have your eyes examined to diagnosis what this could be. ...Read more
There's a bump with a white cloud look on my eye causing alot of blurresd vision is this a concern to go to the emergency room?
Go to ER: What you are describing sounds like it could be a corneal infection, which can be common in contact lens wearers. If you are experiencing blurred vision and the white cloud on the cornea (clear structure in front of your iris, or colored part of your eye), I would advise you to go to seek eye care. If the symptoms have been quickly progressive, go to the ER for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Visual distortion in left eye only. Seems like there's a cloud over every thing I see through my left eye. What could cause this?
So many things: At the age of 21, not likely cataract or macular degeneration, but a history of weight gain means possibility of benign intracranial hypertension needs to be ruled out. Unchecked, it can cause permanent visual loss and other problems. Other causes include allergy, dry eye, astigmatism, uveitis, glaucoma, retina problems, various types of brain problems. See an eye MD right away. ...Read more
IT COULD BUT: Ultimately many other things need excluded. Please see an eye care specialist. ...Read more
I've keratoconus I made a transplantation and laisk operation but my vision became worser I've a cloud on my eye now what should I do? No redness.
Biotin Deficiency: Biotin Def is very very rare condition and it usually happens in people with malabsorption syndromes like Crohn's dx, people who get IV nutrition, on Antibiotics for long period of time. Biotin is a coenzyme for Vitamin B group and Vit B group help burning carbohydrate in our body, lack of biotin can cause hair loss, skin and nail problem and peripheral neuropathy but no Cataract. ...Read more
I was diagnois with floaters by my doctor in april 2012. Today about an hour ago I was in the kitchen and suddenly and dark cloud appeared in front of my right eye, I could not see anthing with that eye. I rubbed my eye a couple of times and after
What to do if I had laser surgery to eliminate clouding behind an iol. Have had eye pain since. Was the laser treatment the source of the eye pain?
What to do if I had laser surgery to eliminate "clouding" behind an iol. Have had eye pain since. Was the laser treatment the source of the eye pain?
Light control: The iris, a circular (donut shaped) muscular ring of tissue in the front of the eye, opens and closes in response to the degree of outside light. It also functions as a portion of the focusing capacity of the eye. It's other role is as a part of your allure given its color and structure. ...Read more
Multicolored iris: It's very common for people to have variable colors in their iris. Uncommonly, the change in colors can be due to a mole on your iris. If the colors appear to be changing over time, it's important to have your ophthalmologist evaluate this further. ...Read more
Just color: Is it uniformly dark and symmetrical? Then do not worry, its just the coloration of the iris. The outside is thicker and denser. If you have just localized darkness then you need to see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
Normal: If present in both eyes it is a normal variation of pigmentation of iris. If it is new and increasing there could be some diseases that cause deposits on the cornea that may look like dark lines on the iris. ...Read more
Ring around iris.: Most likely the "ring" in in the cornea and represents a deposition of lipid which is very common as we get older, it has been named " arcus senilis". However there are other pathological states principally affecting the liver that may cause such ring, example being the keyser-fleisher ring, a deposition of copper in the cornea. It is commonly seen in wilson's disease and obstructive liver disease. ...Read more
Colored part of eye: The iris is a structure within the eye that helps reduce the amount of light that reaches the retina. The iris is known as the colored part of the eye, and can be blue, brown, or any color or combination of colors in between. The iris is the portion of the eye that responds to light stimulation. ...Read more
Normal variation: Iris color comes in a terrific variety - part of the beauty of being alive. Sometimes this is reflected with whitish deposits, really structural elements, on the iris surface. Enjoy them as part of human variation - they are not pathologic. ...Read more
Iris dots: Black dots on the iris are most likely due to iris nevi or pigment variation. Rarely, pigmented lesions of the iris can be neoplastic in nature. Many other issues can cause iris pigment changes including topical and systemic medications. The dark spots should be monitored closely. See an eye doctor. ...Read more
Iris ring: Enjoy the condition, which is most likely congenital and not related to any major disease. However, see your local ophthalmologist before going further. Colored contact lenses may give some camouflage and ordered by your eye doctor. ...Read more
Normal: The back of the iris is black. ...Read more
No: You should have this evaluated to see what it looks like. ...Read more
Normal: This can be a normal variant of the iris pigmentation. ...Read more
Do you see double?: If the right iris is higher than the other, the eyes would be out of alignment and two images would be seen. Is this because a lid on one side is lower than the other? Has there been some trauma in the past? Are the irises having a different pupillary size which gives it this appearance? You should have an ophthalmologist look at your eyes and see which pattern you have. ...Read more
Could be normal: If you see this in both eyes, this is likely a normal variant, the way your eye pigmentation is patterned. If only in one eye, have an eye examination to get a proper diagnosis. ...Read more
Normal variant: Iris come in many colors and patterns. Some have white deposits on the surface called brushfield spots. A few inherited diseases can cause iris spots. If you have good vision and perhaps have had one good examination by an ophthalmologist with all being well, then enjoy your spots and consider them a cosmetic advantage. ...Read more