achromatopsia

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achromatopsia

(eɪˌkrəʊməˈtɒpsɪə)
n
a visual disorder defined by deficient or absent function in the retinal cones, resulting in colour blindness and in decreased vision in bright lights

achromatopsy, achromatopsia

color blindness. Also called acritochromacy.
See also: Color, Eyes
Translations

ach·ro·ma·top·si·a

, achromatopsy[MIM*216900, 262300 & 603096]
n. acromatopsia, ceguera cromática.
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Rod monochromacy is a rare disorder which is characterised by reduced visual acuity, photophobia, nystagmns and complete colour blindness.