Shiny spots in the iris in chronic uveitis

J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 1980 Sep-Oct;17(5):305-6. doi: 10.3928/0191-3913-19800901-07.


A case of chronic uveitis with shiny spots in the iris is described. Histologically the shiny spots proved to be Russel bodies. The nature of the Russel bodies is discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Chronic Disease
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Iris Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Plasma Cells / pathology
  • Uveitis / pathology*