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can you develop color blindness as you grow older?

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Dr. John Odette
14 years experience Ophthalmology
Kind of: Agree with dr. Deluise, but would also add that any problem of the optic nerve such as naion, or optic neuritis that can happen later in life can also affect your color vision. Certain medicines also have color vision related side effects.
Answered on Aug 28, 2019
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