heterochromia

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heterochromia

[‚hed·ə·rō′krō·mē·ə]
(physiology)
A condition in which the two irises of an individual have different colors, or in which one iris has two colors.
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Anisochromia refers to increased or decreased haemoglobinization of the red cells.
This is reflected as anisochromia on peripheral smear.
Nonspecific red blood cell abnormalities can be present, such as anisocytosis, poikilocytosis, anisochromia, basophilic stippling, schistocytes, and erythrocytes that are poorly hemoglobinized.