section of eye a different color - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 5 Old 02-12-2008, 12:51 PM - Thread Starter
 
Jennah_Gole's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Never thought I would be out here
Posts: 483
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
hey something weird!

my 45 day old dd has a pizza slice section of her eye that is a completely different color then the rest of her iris. Her iris is dark blue and that pizza slice section is brown. This is only one eye...the other eye is dark blue only.

i am a little worried and planning on taking her to the pediatrician but just wondering if anyone knows anything about this - personal experience is better than telling me what the internet says.

Momma to GG (dd - 14 yrs old), Active (ds - 10 yrs old), Toon (dd - 8 years old), Olive (ds - 5 years old), Princess (dd - 4 years old) and babyboy.gif Keemo (ds - 24 days old)

Jennah_Gole is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 of 5 Old 02-12-2008, 02:40 PM
 
matey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: The Greene House gone English Brown
Posts: 2,909
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Do you think it is something to worry about? Could it just be a unique pigmentation thing?
matey is offline  
#3 of 5 Old 02-12-2008, 03:02 PM
 
~Megan~'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Oregon
Posts: 15,114
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Its nothing to worry about! Dd has this too. In fact so does dh but his coloration didn't develop until he was in his twenties. We did ask the eye doc if it meant anything and he said it was just a variation on color but didn't pertain to any vision problems.

here's a photo of dd's eye that is multicolored. I think its beautiful!

Mom of a 7 yr old, 4 yr old, and 1 yr old. Wow. How did that happen?
~Megan~ is offline  
#4 of 5 Old 02-12-2008, 06:54 PM
 
Peacemamalove's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Essex Junction,Vermont
Posts: 3,721
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I wouldn't worry One of my eyes is half green

namaste.gif Practicing medicine Mama to four beautiful children 
Peacemamalove is offline  
#5 of 5 Old 02-13-2008, 10:02 PM
 
Surfacing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: stuck between a rock and a hard place
Posts: 6,633
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by ~Megan~ View Post
Wow! That's really unique and beautiful!

wash.gif  Me  + bikenew.gif Dh =  broc1.gif  Dd1(9 yrs) + hearts.gif  Dd2(6 yrs) and blowkiss.gif Ds(3.5 yrs)
Surfacing is offline  
Reply

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off