EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology
Contributor: William Charles Caccamise, Sr, MD, Retired Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
*Dr. Caccamise has very generously shared his images of patients taken while operating during the "eye season" in rural India as well as those from his private practice during the 1960's and 1970's. Many of his images are significant for their historical perspective and for techniques and conditions seen in settings in undeveloped areas.
Category: Systemic Disorders
Vitiligo of iris inferiorly
The small patch of depigmentation or bleaching of the iris is seen along with bleaching or depigmentation of patches of skin of the lids. None of the exotic vitiligo diseases that involve the uveal tract and the skin were found, e.g. Vogt - Koyanagi - Harada.
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