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Disease Blindness, Cortical

Name Blindness, Cortical
Synonyms Anton Babinski Syndrome | Anton-Babinski Syndrome | Anton's Syndrome | Antons Syndrome | Anton's Syndrome, Transient | Anton Syndrome | Blindness, Cortical, Post-Ictal | Blindness, Cortical, Transient | Blindnesses, Reversible Cortical | Blindness, Reversible Cortical | Cortical Blindness | Cortical Blindnesses, Reversible | Cortical Blindness, Reversible | Psychic Denial of Blindness | Reversible Cortical Blindness | Reversible Cortical Blindnesses | Syndrome, Anton | Syndrome, Anton-Babinski | Syndrome, Anton's | Syndrome, Transient Anton's | Transient Anton's Syndrome | Transient Antons Syndrome | Transient Anton Syndrome
Definition Total loss of vision in all or part of the visual field due to bilateral OCCIPITAL LOBE (i.e., VISUAL CORTEX) damage or dysfunction. Anton syndrome is characterized by the psychic denial of true, organic cortical blindness. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p460)
Categories Eye disease | Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D019575
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  Cortical Blindness, Retardation, and Postaxial Polydactyly