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Does color blindness cause other health problems?

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Dr. Paige Gutheil
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Color blindness has not been linked to a risk of additional medical problems.

In brief: No

Color blindness has not been linked to a risk of additional medical problems.
Dr. Paige Gutheil
Dr. Paige Gutheil
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology

In brief: No

This is an isolated inherited defect of the light and color receptors of the eye.
It does not cause any problems elsewhere in the body. The only risk is if you need color vision to avoid some external hazard in your environment and this puts you at risk.

In brief: No

This is an isolated inherited defect of the light and color receptors of the eye.
It does not cause any problems elsewhere in the body. The only risk is if you need color vision to avoid some external hazard in your environment and this puts you at risk.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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