Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pigment dispersion syndrome is characterized by pigment granules that have been released from the iris, ciliary body, or both and are floating in the anterior chamber; these granules may be confused with the cells of anterior uveitis. Refer to BCSC Section 10, Glaucoma, for a complete discussion.
Excerpted from BCSC 2020-2021 series: Section 9 - Uveitis and Ocular Inflammation. For more information and to purchase the entire series, please visit https://www.aao.org/bcsc.