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Yellow in iris of eye?

Yellow in iris of eye?

? iris color: Perhaps you are noticing various color differences on the iris surface. Some irides have multiple colors (hazel) and depending on the balance of colors, your eyes may appear yellow-brown or golden. I'm not sure you are asking about the color you have or that it has changed, in which you would need an eye exam to know exactly what you are referring to.

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Iris (Definition)

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 ...Read more


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Could you tell me what happens if the iris of your eye is turning yellow?

Could you tell me what happens if the iris of your eye is turning yellow?

Need to be seen!: There should not be any change in the color of the iris. Otherwise, it is something of serious concern. Please see an ophthalmologist and take some older photos with you that may how your eyes.

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What are the causes of the iris of the eye to turn yellow?

What are the causes of the iris of the eye to turn yellow?

Depends: Are saying the actual iris inside the eye? Or the tissue around the iris on the surface of the eye. The iris is fixed in color and will not change unless there is severe internal inflammation or actual trauma. Yellowing around the iris can be a sign of hepatitis or other liver diseases. Check with your family doctor to evaluate this.

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What to do if I have naturally green eyes and the iris (around pupil) is a forest green-ish then around the iris is yellow around the yellow is green?

What to do if I have naturally green eyes and the iris (around pupil) is a forest green-ish then around the iris is yellow around the yellow is green?

Not to worry: There are many variations of iris color and structure. As long as the eye sees well and functions well, you do not have to worry about these details of iris color.

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I have brown coloured eyes but in my left eye there developed dark brown or yellow type rings around iris what is this would u plz tell me?

Exam: Http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Kayser%E2%80%93Fleischer_ring Probable Kayser-Fleisher rings- see your ophthalmologist-can be related to several medical conditions; however, must be examined.

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I have a yellow spot right beside the iris of my eye for a few months now. It doesn't hurt and my eye feels the same, is this normal? Can I leave it?

I have a yellow spot right beside the iris of my eye for a few months now. It doesn't hurt and my eye feels the same, is this normal? Can I leave it?

Pinguecula: Pingueclua are a normal response to wind, dust and uv light. They are the eyes defense in the middle years to these external forces. They have no symptoms and are usually unnoticed. Removal is unnecessary - your eye develops these for protection.

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I have blue eyes and I noticed that there is slight yellow coloring in the iris, hear the pupil. Is this normal? Thanks

I have blue eyes and I noticed that there is slight yellow coloring in the iris, hear the pupil. Is this normal? Thanks

May or may not be: It may have been there all your life and you just noticed it or it may indicate a problem. Best to have an eye care professional examine it under a slit lamp microscope. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!

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Hello! Good afternoon. I just want to ask if what's the meaning of having a yellow spot on my eye (near iris)? Is it harmful? Thanks!

Hello! Good afternoon. I just want to ask if what's the meaning of having a yellow spot on my eye (near iris)? Is it harmful? Thanks!

Pinguecula: Sounds like a pinguecula, which is a deposit/build up on the white part of the eye (sclera) due to uv light and dryness of the eyes. You can use artificial tears, and use a cap and/or sunglasses when outdoors.

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I have always had a small yellow looking lump in both my eyes. They are both between my iris and inner eye. No pain, just wondering what they are.

I have always had a small yellow looking lump in both my eyes. They are both between my iris and inner eye. No pain, just wondering what they are.

These yellowish: Discoloration and build-up of tissue is usually consistent with either a pingueculae or uncommonly cholesterol deposition. Both are typically benign.

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A white/yellow bump on left eye, on white part & slightly distorting iris for yrs. Opticians say it's common. No probs so far. Do they grow, cause probs?

A white/yellow bump on left eye, on white part & slightly distorting iris for yrs. Opticians say it's common. No probs so far. Do they grow, cause probs?

Pingueculum: Your eye doc was likely referring to a yellowishish lesion adjacent to the cornea located on the conjunctiva Primarily at 3 & 9 o'clock positions, that represents elastic tissue changes with aging (solar elastosis). Often these small bumps are slightly raised & asymptomatic. They can get irritated. Artificial tears and sunglasses for protection advisabl &. If chronic irritation, may ---pterygium.

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Have redness in right eye bottom, irritated near construction debris. There a tiny white/yellow spot at bottom of iris, lids a bit swollen. Thoughts?

Have redness in right eye bottom, irritated near construction debris. There a tiny white/yellow spot at bottom of iris, lids a bit swollen. Thoughts?

Possible infection: An exam is essential. As simple as your description is, getting "debris" in your eye opens up a myriad of possibilities. The fact of seeing a Yellow Spot on your cornea indicates either a foreign body with a possible secondary inflammatory or infectious process. Your eyelid has started to swell. You should go to a quick care center or an ophthalmologist to evaluate for treatment to protect eye.

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My eye (s) itch, are red, and have yellow goo, What is the problem?

My eye (s) itch, are red, and have yellow goo, What is the problem?

Many possibilities: But most likely is allergy. You need an evaluation to really find the answer.

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The white part of my boyfriend eye s turning yellow were been dqting for q year. Its always been yellow but it seems to be getting darker?

The white part of my boyfriend eye s turning yellow were been dqting for q year. Its always been yellow but it seems to be getting darker?

Get it checked out: Yellowing of the white part of the eye can sometimes be associated with liver problems. Please have your boyfriend see a medical doctor soon and good luck.

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Is it normal for yellowing at the bottom of your eye?

Is it normal for yellowing at the bottom of your eye?

Cholesterol: Xanthelasma (or xanthoma) is a skin condition in which fat builds up under the surface of the skin, usually around the eyes, just outside the eyelids. They are small yellow spots. They are common in people with high blood lipids, hypercholesterolemia. You need to get your cholesterol and serum (blood) lipids checked. Yellowing of the lids can also occur after injury fading after a few weeks.

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Why is the white in my eye yellow?

Why is the white in my eye yellow?

Yellow spot: If its just a yellow spot on your eyes it could just be a benign pingueculum. If both eyes are yellow all over then you should have liver function checked.

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What are the causes of whites of your eye to turn yellow?

What are the causes of whites of your eye to turn yellow?

Jaundice?: Sometimes if the entire white part of your eye is turning yellow, this could be a sign of elevated bilirubin in your blood, and is related to many conditions affecting the liver and gallbladder. You will need to see your primary care md right away to check this with a simple blood test. If just small areas become yellowed, this can be elastotic degeneration, a sun exposure problem on the eye.

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