Tritanopia

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Tritanopia

Tritanopia is an autosomal dominant disorder of human vision characterized by a selective deficiency of blue spectral sensitivity ({8:Weitz et al., 1992}).
 

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The terms "Tritanopia" returned 9 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Transient tritanopia in migraine: evidence for a large-field retinal abnormality in blue-yellow opponent pathways.
 

Author(s): Marc S Tibber, Alex J Shepherd

Journal: Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.. 2006 Nov;47(11):5125-31.

 

To determine whether the magnitude of transient tritanopia (TT) differs between migraine and control groups. TT is a retinal phenomenon characterized by a paradoxical reduction in sensitivity to short-wavelength (purple) stimuli after extinction of long-wavelength (yellow) adapting ...

Last Updated: 26 Oct 2006

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Extent of foveal tritanopia in diabetes mellitus.
 

Author(s): N Davies, A Morland

Journal: Br J Ophthalmol. 2003 Jun;87(6):742-6.

 

To use a colour matching technique to test the hypothesis that the foveal tritanopic zone is increased in size in diabetes mellitus.

Last Updated: 28 May 2003

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Human tritanopia associated with a third amino acid substitution in the blue-sensitive visual pigment.
 

Author(s): C J Weitz, L N Went, J Nathans

Journal: Am. J. Hum. Genet.. 1992 Aug;51(2):444-6.

 

Last Updated: 1 Sep 1992

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