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Achromatopsia 2 [Supplementary Concept]

A rare hereditary form of colorblindness characterized by PHOTOPHOBIA; NYSTAGMUS; reduced visual acuity, and a complete inability to discriminate between colors. It is caused by mutations in the CNGA3 gene. OMIM: 216900

Date introduced: June 25, 2010

MeSH Unique ID: C536128

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Entry Terms:

  • Total color blindness
  • Colorblindness, Total
  • Rod monochromacy 2
  • RMCH2
  • ACHM2
  • Rod monochromatism 2

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