[ hem-ee-uh-nop-see-uh ]
/ ˌhɛm i əˈnɒp si ə /
any of several conditions in which there is blindness in half of the visual field, involving one or both eyes.
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Also hem·i·a·no·pi·a [hem-ee-uh-noh-pee-uh], /ˌhɛm i əˈnoʊ pi ə/, hemiopia.
Also called hemiscotosis.
Words nearby hemianopsia
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Medical definitions for hemianopsia
[ hĕm′ē-ə-nŏp′sē-ə ]
Loss of vision in one half of the visual field of one or both eyes.
Other words from hemianopsiahem′i•a•nop′tic (-nŏp′tĭk) adj.
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