Basic Summary for Deuteranopia


Main name of condition: Deuteranopia

What is Deuteranopia?
  Brief description of Deuteranopia: Type of color blindness
  Parent types of Deuteranopia: Color blindness, Dichromasy, Eye conditions, Genetic Disease, Recessive Genetic Diseases, X-linked Genetic Diseases, X-linked Recessive Genetic Diseases, Carrier conditions
  Organs Affected by Deuteranopia: eye
How many people get Deuteranopia?
  Prevalance of Deuteranopia: about 1% of white males
  Prevalance Rate of Deuteranopia: approx 1 in 100 or 1.00% or 2.7 million people in USA [about data]
Who gets Deuteranopia?
  Gender Profile for Deuteranopia: males only
What causes Deuteranopia?
  Class of Condition for Deuteranopia: genetic x-linked recessive
Can anyone else get Deuteranopia?
  Inheritance: see inheritance of Deuteranopia
  Inheritance of genetic conditions: see details in inheritance of genetic diseases.

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