The Full Wiki

More info on Anopsia

Anopsia: Wikis

Advertisements

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Anopsia
Classification and external resources

Scheme showing central connections of the optic nerves and optic tracts. (Lesions at different locations relate to different types of anopsias.)
ICD-10 H53.4
ICD-9 368.4

An anopsia (or anopia) is a defect in the visual field. If the defect is only partial, then the portion of the field with the defect can be used to isolate a lesion.

Types of partial anopsia:

Advertisements

Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message