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The use of colour vision measurement in the diagnosis of digoxin toxicity.

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Colour vision has been measured, using the Farnsworth-Munsell 100-Hue test, in control subjects and in patients taking digoxin. In 10 patients with digitalis toxicity, of whom only two described symptomatic abnormalities, colour vision was impaired compared with that of both control subjects and non-toxic patients who had been taking digoxin for more than two months. Withdrawal of digoxin from toxic patients led to improved colour vision. Colour vision scores correlated well with (a) log plas...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Author
Journal:
Quarterly journal of medicine More from this journal
Volume:
49
Issue:
195
Pages:
273-282
Publication date:
1980-01-01
ISSN:
0033-5622
Language:
English
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pubs:322119
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uuid:d30af9c4-f634-45a9-bb52-1b37099955e4
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pubs:322119
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322119
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2012-12-19

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