deuteranopia


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Related to deuteranopia: protanopia, deuteragonist

deuteranopia

[¦düd·ər·ə′nō·pē·ə]
(medicine)
Defective vision consisting of red-green color confusion, with no marked reduction in the brightness of any color.
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Both for protanopia (rightmost bars in Figures 5a and 5b) and deuteranopia (rightmost bars in Figures 5c and 5d), [DELTA][h.
R] deuteranopia simulations (Figure 5d): [DELTA][L.
Regarding the comparisons between empirical Variantor 95% CIs and deuteranopia predicted values (leftmost bars in Figures 6c and 6d), there were significant and big differences both in [DELTA][h.
Red and green CVD (protanopia and deuteranopia, respectively) have the highest frequency in the general populations (Oriowo and Alotaibi, 2008).
In Pakistan, there is very little data available reporting the distribution of protanopia and deuteranopia in the general population.
One consisted of 20 men with normal color vision, and the other was 11 men with the color vision defect of deuteranopia.
Deuteranopia is one of nine classes of inherited defective color vision, and it affects 1% of men.
Dichromacy is further divided into protanopia, deuteranopia and tritanopia.
The main cause of protanopia and deuteranopia lies in the unequal intergenic and intragenic recombination of the L- and M-cone pigment genes.