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Dark Ring Around IRis

I have hazel brown eyes, sometime they look very green, sometimes very amber/gold and sometimes light to medium brown, but they have always had a black ring around the iris. I am 43 years old, and I've always had this black ring. It actually accentuates the color of my iris and I love it. I've read a bunch of personal comment on the net about this ring being a condition of the immune system. I must admit, I do not sweat easy, I have asthma, I have mucous problems, all that stuff that is said to be associated with a dark ring around the iris, but, I don't believe it. I didn't have any of these problems until 6 or 7 years ago, but my eyes have always had this dark ring around the iris. What's up with this theory?


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Unrelated.

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im 15 and haven't got any health problems apart from diabetes and my eyes are exactly the same
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Sounds like it suggests to have a possible propensity to have these problems at a later age. I also have the dark ring.  Mucus corelates with me, have a recent concern with kidneys. However, I  tend to sweat excessively, leading to skin problems combined with the blue eye fair skin reddish brown/blonde hair sun concerns. Also, I am currently experiencing problems....it could be about 15 various things right now, but I have been wondering about kidney stones as ovarian has been ruled out. I am border line astmatic and have alot of allergies....which is typical for my overall appearance according to a nurse practitioner I know.
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