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  • iris
  • think(from the pictures)that the grey patches started showing up on the beggining of last year!before her eyes were white and pretty,now they are mostly grey with veins(must check that with doctor) but month ago I noticed that under and above the iris the sclera is getting blue! (medhelp.org)
  • thank you for your answer you wrote that if it would be a blue sclera there would be a diffuse and generalized blueness to her sclera but she already got some hints of blue under and above the iris on her sclera! (medhelp.org)
  • eye's
  • There are six small muscles attached to the sclera that control the eye's movements. (reference.com)
  • The procedure involves inserting a 3.5 mm (0.13 inch) wide piece of specially developed jewelry (the range includes a glittering half-moon or heart) into the eye's sclera. (trendhunter.com)
  • outer coat
  • The sclera, also called "the white of the eye," is the tough, opaque tissue that serves as the protective outer coat of the eye, the St. Luke's Cataract and Laser Institute explains. (reference.com)
  • limbus
  • A marking device is provided for marking the sclera and/or limbus of a patient's eye to standardize and define incision location and suture placement prior to cataract removal, and to aid in the intraoperative control of astigmatism. (google.com)
  • Jaundice
  • Allergic reactions to food, pollen or dander will not contribute to a sclera yellowing or jaundice, but allergies may cause sclera-related symptoms. (livestrong.com)
  • conjunctiva
  • This is a seepage of a small amount of blood from a thin walled vessel, releasing blood in the space under the conjunctiva and over the white sclera. (healthtap.com)
  • tint
  • The sclera of my eyes have turned brown in tint after sleeping they are very red, eye drops only get the red out. (medhelp.org)
  • weaker
  • Being structurally weaker than the much thicker and denser sclera, the lamina cribrosa is more sensitive to changes in the intraocular pressure and tends to react to increased pressure through posterior displacement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Studies have shown that biomechanical parameters of the sclera are weaker in myopic human eyes than in age-matched nonmyopic eyes [ 4 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • tissues
  • These innocuous structures do not incite pathologic changes in the sclera or adjacent tissues. (nih.gov)
  • myopic
  • Therefore, techniques to strengthen the posterior sclera were developed in the hopes of halting myopic progression and subsequently decreasing visual loss. (hindawi.com)
  • osseous
  • Tumours of the sclera are extremely rare and include episcleral osseous choristoma, haemangiomas or neurofibromas. (springer.com)
  • Eye, Sclera - Metaplasia, Osseous in a male F344/N rat from a chronic study. (nih.gov)
  • There are two foci of focal osseous metaplasia (arrow) in the sclera. (nih.gov)
  • Osseous metaplasia of the sclera is an incidental aging change that occurs frequently in Fischer 344/N rats, less often in other common rat strains, and seldom if ever in mice. (nih.gov)
  • blue
  • blue sclera or pigmentation? (medhelp.org)
  • 2 ophtalmologist tol me that it can be a thinning of the sclera or blue sclera.An optician told me it is pigmentation. (medhelp.org)
  • they all said it is nothing to be worried about!how can I not be worried when she may have blue sclera!but she is tall,very lively,never broke a bone! (medhelp.org)
  • I don't know it this is how the thinning looks like or it is a real blue sclera! (medhelp.org)
  • If she had true 'blue' sclera, such as seen in Osteogeneis Imperfecta, there would be a diffuse and generalized blueness to her sclera. (medhelp.org)
  • I am sorry have one more question about the hearing because I read that with blue sclera children will lose their hearing?when that happens?will it always happen? (medhelp.org)
  • you wrote is would be 'generelized' does it mean that it would have to cover all sclera for it to be actual blue sclera? (medhelp.org)
  • Other associations include: ehler's danlos syndrome pseudoxanthoma elasticum marfan's syndrome a blue sclera may also be acquired through long-term use of corticosteroids . (healthtap.com)
  • Because of this the dark inner lining, the uvea, adds its coloration to light striking the thinned sclera and the result is a blue color. (healthtap.com)
  • The condition does not actually infuse the sclera with blue - it is an optical effect. (healthtap.com)
  • However, children may have slightly blue tinted sclera without having oi. (healthtap.com)
  • Gavini S, Turpin S, Skorin L. Blue Sclera and Tendon Rupture. (jaoa.org)
  • The inner aspect and outer margins of the eyelids will be blue, but the sclera (the normally white area) should still be white. (healthtap.com)
  • Where the sclera is thin, it appears blue from the deoxygenated blood the choroidal blood vessel layter next tot he sclera. (healthtap.com)