An infant with the "settingsun" eye phenomenon
- iridectropium. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1230
A definition of the term "iridectropium," which refers to the partial eversion of the iris, is presented.
- iridentropium. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1230
A definition of the term "iridentropium," which refers to the partial inversion of the iris, is presented.
- irideremia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1230
A definition of the term "irideremia," which means aniridia, is presented.
- iridocoloboma. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1231
A definition of the term "iridocoloboma," which means congenital defect or fissure of the iris, is presented.
- Did you know ? // Athens News;5/6/2013, p21
The article presents information on heterochromia iridium, a disorder of the eye wherein one iris is different from the other or partially discolored, and author suggests having an eye examination in order to avoid symptom of eye trauma or some ailments.
- What's Your Diagnosis? Walton, David S. // Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;May/Jun2007, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p151
A quiz concerning the diagnosis of an 11-year-old boy who has iris abnormalities is presented.
- Ä°ris Kolobomlu Olgularda Sistemik ve Oftalmolojik Bulgular. Ertekin, Sevda; Göksel, İdil; Kuş, Nurgül; Sarı, Ayşe Ayça // Turkish Journal of Ophthalmology / Turk Oftalmoloji Dergisi;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p19
Purpose: Ocular coloboma is a rare malformation resulting from defective closure of the embryonic optic fissure. It can affect iris, retina, choroid, optic disc or ciliary body. This study reviews the clinical diagnosis and the accompanying ocular and systemic abnormalities in cases of iris...
- Chromosomal Rearrangements and Novel Genes in Disorders of Eye Development, Cataract and Glaucoma. Mihelec, Marija; St Heaps, Luke; Flaherty, Maree; Billson, Frank; Rudduck, Christina; Tam, Patrick P. L.; Grigg, John R.; Peters, Greg B.; Jamieson, Robyn V. // Twin Research & Human Genetics;Aug2008, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p412
Disorders of eye development such as microphthalmia and anophthalmia (small and absent eyes respectively), anterior segment dysgenesis where there may be pupillary and iris anomalies, and associated cataract and glaucoma, often lead to visual impairment or blindness. Currently treatment options...
- Aniridia. Hingorani, Melanie; Hanson, Isabel; van Heyningen, Veronica // European Journal of Human Genetics;Oct2012, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p1011
Aniridia is a rare congenital disorder in which there is a variable degree of hypoplasia or the absence of iris tissue associated with multiple other ocular changes, some present from birth and some arising progressively over time. Most cases are associated with dominantly inherited mutations or...