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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

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Iris processes

Contributor: Jesse Vislisel, MD

Photographer: Brice Critser, CRA

Iris processes are fine, lacy projections of peripheral iris tissue extending to the scleral spur or trabecular meshwork. They are a benign finding and are often seen in otherwise normal eyes.

fine, lacy projections of peripheral iris tissue extending to the scleral spur

last updated: 12/29/2015