xanthopsia


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xanthopsia

(zænˈθɒpsɪə)
n
(Pathology) pathol an eye condition in which objects appear yellow
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Noun1.xanthopsia - visual defect in which objects appear to have a yellowish hue; sometimes occurs in cases of jaundice
vision defect, visual defect, visual disorder, visual impairment - impairment of the sense of sight
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Symptomatic colour vision disturbances, for example, xanthopsia, are found in up to 15% of intoxicated patients, although formal testing reveals a much higher incidence of colour deficiency.
Body as a Whole: weakness; Digestive: pancreatitis, jaundice (intrahepatic cholestatic jaundice), sialadenitis, cramping, gastric irritation; Hematologic: aplastic anemia, agranulocytosis, leukopenia, hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia; Hypersensitivity: purpura, photosensitivity, urticaria, necrotizing angiitis (vasculitis and cutaneous vasculitis), fever, respiratory distress including pneumonitis and pulmonary edema; Metabolic: hyperglycemia, glycosuria, hyperuricemia; Musculoskeletal: muscle spasm; Nervous System/Psychiatric: restlessness; Renal: renal failure, renal dysfunction, interstitial nephritis; Skin: erythema multiforme including Stevens-Johnson syndrome, exfoliative dermatitis including toxic epidermal necrolysis; Special Senses: transient blurred vision, xanthopsia.