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What is the grayish-white ring that has developed around my cornea?

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  • A Mehmet Oz, MD, Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease), answered
    One symptom of high cholesterol is a grayish-white ring around your cornea. This ring is actually a deposit of lipids (fats) around the edge of the cornea.
    This content originally appeared on doctoroz.com
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