Pupila blanca

La apariencia normal de la pupila del ojo humano es negra. La aparición de una pupila blanca nunca es una condición normal y requiere evaluación inmediata por médicos especializados en oftalmología. La córnea opaca o con cataratas puede ser confundida con pupila blanca, pero ésta se debe generalmente a infección o enfermedad.Pupila blanca

Revision

Last reviewed 2/12/2012 by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director and Director of Didactic Curriculum, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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