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A Case of Spontaneously Improved Homonymous Hemianopia

  • Xiaobin Xie
  • Ning Fan
  • Ningli Wang
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Part of the Advances in Visual Science and Eye Diseases book series (AVSED, volume 2)

Abstract

Homogeneous hemianopia is a characteristic change of the visual field in postchiasmatic visual pathway diseases, usually caused by vascular lesion, tumor, infection and trauma, etc. In general, the brain damage is considered to be irreversible. However, the following is a case of visual field damage that improved spontaneously. The mechanism for such spontaneous improvement will be analyzed.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiaobin Xie
    • 1
  • Ning Fan
    • 2
  • Ningli Wang
    • 3
  1. 1.Eye Hospital of China Academy of Chinese Medical SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.Shenzhen Eye Hospital, Shenzhen UniversityShenzhenChina
  3. 3.Department of OphthalmologyBeijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical UniversityBeijingChina

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