- any of several conditions in which there is blindness in half of the visual field, involving one or both eyes.
Origin of hemianopsia
Examples from the Web for hemianopia
Historical Examples of hemianopia
But in this hemianopia the region of central vision is always spared.
The optic tract, which crosses the crus, may also be affected, and hemianopia result.
Unlike a hemianopia, which is mostly permanent, a double accommodation paresis is frequently transitory.
- loss of vision in either the whole left or the whole right half of the field of visionAlso called: hemianopsia (ˌhɛmɪænˈɒpsɪə)
Word Origin for hemianopia
- Loss of vision in one half of the visual field of one or both eyes.