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What are the symptoms of color blindness?
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Color mistakes
Color blindness (we call it deficiency) causes failure to distinguish colors along certain patterns of confusion.
So a red-green deficient person cannot make that distinction between objects of those shades. From a practical standpoint, color deficiency is a bar to certain occupations such as fruit grader, electronics assembly, some law enforcement jobs, certain types of painting, etc.

In brief: Color mistakes
Color blindness (we call it deficiency) causes failure to distinguish colors along certain patterns of confusion.
So a red-green deficient person cannot make that distinction between objects of those shades. From a practical standpoint, color deficiency is a bar to certain occupations such as fruit grader, electronics assembly, some law enforcement jobs, certain types of painting, etc.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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