I Have Heterochromia Iridis

A Heterochromia Iridis anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Heterochromia Iridis. You're not alone. 56 People

    My Favorite Feature!

    Well the description of this group surprises me. Diagnois, treatment, symptoms? What the heck would a symptom of having two different colored eyes be haha? I was never made fun of, a lot of people think it's really cool. A lot of people don't notice it though, because I wear...
    Floramundi Floramundi
    18-21, F
    Sep 3, 2012


    i have heterochromia iridis because of an incident where a fishing hook ended up in my eye. my stepsister was swinging the pole around a sprinkler having a merry time when my vision went black and i saw rainbows. i tried to open my eye but i couldnt because the fishing hook...
    anunnakigod anunnakigod
    18-21, M
    Aug 15, 2012

    My Heterocrhomia Iridis Is Because Of A Rare Genetic Syndrome.

    My left eye includes both hazel and blue hues. Reason is I was born with a rare genetic disorder Waardenburg syndrome. Basically there are four types. Mine is type 2. Type 1 the eyes are somewhat far apart because of a slightly wider flat nose bridge. Features of the...
    artemesia4u artemesia4u
    18-21, F
    Sep 30, 2013


    First off, I'm not annoyed that I have it. I really do love my eye color and I love how unique it is. What I don't like about it is when someone asks me to describe my eye color ( like on a drivers license or something ) I have to pick one of the following that they list. I...
    Athru Athru
    26-30, M
    1 Response Aug 27, 2012

    i have complete, central

    and sectoral heterochromia plus coloboma of the iris, retina and optic nerve.LOL.***As you can see in the picture -my GREEN EYE has the COLOBOMA -and because of the way it has occurred i have no vision -there is basically a hole from the front to the back of my eye.***My green...
    MariaAQuinn MariaAQuinn
    31-35, F
    Feb 7, 2014

    I Love My Eyes!

    I have full heterochromia, which means that i have one blue eye and one brown eye. Its pretty cool and I love them, there a good conversation starter.
    mjfay mjfay
    1 Response May 11, 2011


    WOW! is what I normally get from others when they realize the color difference in my eyes. Sadly, as a kid the other people at school would ridicule me for it, now I'm complimented daily. Its funny how those things change. Honestly I'm not sure if my case of heterochromia is...
    sunnyspuky sunnyspuky
    1 Response Aug 28, 2009

    I always knew that my eyes were not like

    everyone else's but I recently found out why. I have sectoral heterochromia iridis. Both of my eyes are similar because they are both a greenish blue color with a brown ring around the pupil, then the left eye has a brown streak and both eyes have dark spots. I think it is kind...
    EmbersCat EmbersCat
    46-50, F
    Oct 17, 2014
    adrianpl15 adrianpl15
    26-30, M
    Sep 23, 2015

    Legally Blind In One Eye- Born With A Cataract

    Hello. I have heterochromia (odd-eye). I was born with a cataract in my right eye, causing the brain to shut down development of that eye at an early age. I can see from it, but it's like... after taking a steamy shower, then looking in a broken mirror with your glasses off...
    kelleyko kelleyko
    22-25, F
    Nov 8, 2013

    Acquired Heterochromia

    I suffer from Acquired heterochromia from a injury from when I was a 12,  emergency surgery was done and after it I never was the same. So I tell people this when they ask about my crazy eye. 'One of them is a fake cause I lost it in an accident. Since then I've been...
    PreciousRoy25 PreciousRoy25
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Jan 25, 2010

    Individual & Original :)

    Ever since I was born, I have had one blue eye and one green eye. I never thought too much about it until I got to secondary school when people started noticing. SInce I have turned 12, they have become a lot more noticeable, one a vivid blue and one a hazelly green. The only...
    pigeongrape pigeongrape
    13-15, F
    Oct 2, 2010


    I was born with heterochromia iridis. My left eye is green / hazel - depending on the light, and my right eye is dark brown..Since those are the colors of my parent's eyes ( my dad's are green and my mom's are brown ) I thought it was cool that my eyes are like that..But, from...
    ionna ionna
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Oct 5, 2010

    Unique Eyes.

    Ever since I was born I had two different colored eyes and my left eye is green and my right eye is brown. My mom told me a story about when I was little, I always asked people where were their brown and green eye. I was never made fun of during school since it was hard to tell...
    Stormy240 Stormy240
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 26, 2010

    I have heterochromia.

    I was born with blue eyes and they change a few months later. I know have one brown eye and one "blue" eye (It changes from grey to dark green). With my brown eye, I have a birthmark that circles my iris. Always looks like I've been punched out (people say)
    jayrowest jayrowest
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jan 23, 2014

    Funny Eyes

    Heterochromia is the technical term for having 2 different colored eyes. My one eye seems to change at times but is pretty much green while the other is blue. I found a very good picture of my eyes.... except its from halloween a few years back lol. I would literally scare...
    Tacit Tacit
    22-25, F
    28 Responses Aug 16, 2008

    Odd Eyes.

    I was born with blue eyes like all white babies, but at the age of around 14 months one started to change while the other remained the same.  I now have a blue eye and a brown eye.  But the brown has a patch of blue at the bottom.  Although there is such a colour...
    MysticEyes MysticEyes
    31-35, F
    14 Responses Apr 18, 2009

    I Love Having It!

    My right eye is dark brown and my left eye is pale blue. I love having two different coloured eyes. My whole life people have found it interesting and asked me about it. 2 of my sons also have it, one has c.h like me and the other has blue eyes but his left has a chunk about 1/3...
    clouisejones clouisejones
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 13, 2013

    My Eyes (:

    Whoa, I just want to say hi because apart from my nans cat i have never met anyone else with eyes like mine. I am 13 years old and I have had one green eye and one blue eye ever since I was born. My eyes didnt gradually change. They have always been like this. I have only...
    welshgirl96 welshgirl96
    13-15, F
    1 Response Sep 16, 2009

    Blue And Green

    I have different coloured eyes as a resuklt of Horner's syndrome, acquired, i think, at birth.  I have one blue and one green eye.  The colour difference itself doesn't bother me, I hate the uneven pupils and slightly droopy eyelid.  Have been tempted to get...
    nicolatini nicolatini
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 7, 2009


       Yet another person with differently-coloured eyes... I'm 30 years old, female, born, raised and living in Athens, Greece.When the doctor brought me as new-born to my mother's arms, she immediately commented positively surprised 'my daughter has different eye colors!!' 'it...
    katraftop katraftop
    2 Responses Jun 15, 2012
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