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chromatopsia in which objects are seen as yellow.
An optic condition that causes objects to appear yellow; may occur in poisoning by picric acid and santonin, in jaundice, and in digitalis intoxication.
Synonym(s): yellow vision
[xantho- + G. opsis, vision]
xanthopsia/xan·thop·sia/ (zan-thop´se-ah) chromatopsia in which objects are seen as yellow.
Etymology: Gk, xanthos + opsis, sight
an abnormal visual condition in which everything appears to have a yellow hue. It is sometimes associated with jaundice or digitalis toxicity.
xan·thop·si·a, xanthopia (zan-thop'sē-ă, -thō'pē-ă)
A condition in which objects appear yellow; may occur in picric acid and santonin poisoning, in jaundice, and in digitalis intoxication.
[xantho-+ G. opsis, vision]
xanthopsiaYellow vision. This sometimes occurs in JAUNDICE or in poisoning with DIGITALIS.
A condition in which all objects appear of a yellow colour. It may occur as a result of picric acid and santonin poisoning, or jaundice. Syn. yellow vision. See chromatopsia.