Title: Hemifield Slide
Author: Brian Stagg, MSIV
Keywords/Main Subjects: Traumatic brain injury; Hemifield slide; 6th nerve palsy; Bi-temporal hemianopsia
Secondary CORE Category: Neuro-ophthalmology/Decreased Vision/Chiasmal Lesions
Diagnosis: Hemifield slide, bi-temporal hemianopsia
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a middle-aged male who presented with visual field defects, vision disturbances, and diplopia after a traumatic brain injury. The patient’s 6th nerve palsy, chiasmal injury, and hemifield slide are discussed, with special attention to the hemifield slide and its mechanism.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds