2 doctors weighed in:
Does malnutrition give you a type of color blindess or poor color vision?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Unlikely
Color vision may be altered by profound lowering of the vitamin a level but this is almost impossible to do with the western diet.
If you have color deficiency it is probably due to inherited changes or advanced disease of the retina or optic nerve.

In brief: Unlikely
Color vision may be altered by profound lowering of the vitamin a level but this is almost impossible to do with the western diet.
If you have color deficiency it is probably due to inherited changes or advanced disease of the retina or optic nerve.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Board Certified, Neurology
48 years in practice
55M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors