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What is Achromatopsia 2?

What is Achromatopsia 2?

  • Achromatopsia 2: A rare form of colorblindness involving atypical rod monochromatism which and causing pendular nystagmus and photophobia.

Achromatopsia 2 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Achromatopsia 2, or a subtype of Achromatopsia 2, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Achromatopsia 2: Introduction

Types of Achromatopsia 2:

Broader types of Achromatopsia 2:

What causes Achromatopsia 2?

Causes of Achromatopsia 2: see causes of Achromatopsia 2

What are the symptoms of Achromatopsia 2?

Symptoms of Achromatopsia 2: see symptoms of Achromatopsia 2

Achromatopsia 2: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Achromatopsia 2.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Achromatopsia 2.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Achromatopsia 2: Medical Geneticist, Ophthalmologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Achromatopsia 2.
Treatments for Achromatopsia 2: see treatments for Achromatopsia 2

Name and Aliases of Achromatopsia 2

Main name of condition: Achromatopsia 2

Other names or spellings for Achromatopsia 2:

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

ACHM2, RMCH2, Rod monochromacy 2, Rod monochromatism 2, Total color blindness
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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