Blindness, Cortical

Known as: Blindness, Cortical [Disease/Finding], Cortical Blindness, blindness cortical 
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… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Destruction of the brain's primary visual areas leads to blindness of cortical origin. Here we report on a subject who, after… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Blindsight refers to remarkable residual visual abilities of patients with damage to the primary visual cortex (V1). Recent… (More)
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2002
2002
In four patients and one monkey with unilateral visual field defects caused by retro-geniculate lesions we measured forced-choice… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Direct stimulation of visual cortex can produce illusory flashes of light, called phosphenes. Here we describe the spatial and… (More)
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1999
1999
Several ophthalmic effects may follow snake bite; this report describes an instance of cortical blindness that resulted from… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND AND METHODS In some patients who are hospitalized for acute illness, we have noted a reversible syndrome of headache… (More)
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1995
1995
Controversy exists concerning the neural basis underlying visual imagery. Some propose that visual images evoked from memory are… (More)
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1995
1995
The most common neurologic manifestations of acute intermittent porphyria are autonomic visceral neuropathy, peripheral motor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
We report on two patients who have a mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis, and recurrent cerebral insults that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
Total contralateral hemianopia follows unilateral removal of the entire occipito-temporal neocortex in the cat. This deficit is… (More)
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