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Polycoria associated with a genetic disorder

Polycoria is a pathological condition of the eye characterize by more than one pupillary opening in the iris.[1] It may be congenital or result from a disease affecting the iris.[1]

Polycoria is extremely rare, and other conditions are frequently mistaken for it.[2]

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  1. ^ a b Cassin, B. and Solomon, S. Dictionary of Eye Terminology. Gainesville, Florida: Triad Publishing Company, 1990.
  2. ^ Islam, N.; Mehta, J. S.; Plant, G. T. (2007). "True polycoria or pseudo-polycoria?". Acta Ophthalmologica Scandinavica. 85 (7): 805–806. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0420.2007.00985.x. PMID 17711542.