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Hemifield Slide

HomeNeuro-OphthalmologyEvaluation of Diplopia

Title:  Hemifield Slide
Author:  Brian Stagg, MSIV
Date:  08/17/2011
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.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_15845
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