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Night Blindness

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by Martin JJ

(Nyctanopia; Nyctalopia; Day Sight; Nocturnal Amblyopia)



If you experience night blindness, it is important to take safety precautions, like not driving in the evening or at night.


National Eye Institute

Retina International



Canadian Ophthalmological Society

Health Canada



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