Limitations of Interhemispheric Extracallosal Transfer of Visual Information in Callosal Agenesis

@article{Karnath1991LimitationsOI,
  title={Limitations of Interhemispheric Extracallosal Transfer of Visual Information in Callosal Agenesis},
  author={Hans Otto Karnath and M Schumacher and Claus Werner Wallesch},
  journal={Cortex},
  year={1991},
  volume={27},
  pages={345-350}
}
A 57-year-old patient with callosal but not anterior commissure agenesis was investigated with a visual interfield comparison and a naming task. Stimuli were presented tachistoscopically either bilateral-simultaneously or unilaterally in the LVF and/or RVF. The stimuli presented bilaterally differed with respect to their degree of similarity. Whereas the patient was able to detect gross differences between stimuli presented in the left and right half-field, he was impaired at discriminating… CONTINUE READING

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