Skip to Content
Medical Term:


Pronunciation: zan-thop'se-a

Definition: 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]

© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.