What is another word for hemianopic scotoma?

Pronunciation: [hˌɛmi͡ənˈɒpɪk skətˈə͡ʊmə] (IPA)

Hemianopic scotoma is a medical condition that refers to the loss of vision in half of the visual field, caused by damage to the primary visual cortex. Synonyms for this condition include hemianopsia, half vision loss, and homonymous hemianopia. Hemianopsia is further categorized based on the affected visual field, such as right or left homonymous hemianopia. Other related terms include quadrantanopsia, which refers to vision loss in a quarter of the visual field, and tunnel vision, which is a narrow field of vision with normal peripheral vision. It is important for patients with hemianopic scotoma to seek medical attention and receive appropriate treatment to manage their condition.

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What are the hypernyms for Hemianopic scotoma?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    visual impairment, Vision Disorder, visual field defect, Ocular symptom, ocular abnormality, visual disturbance.

What are the hyponyms for Hemianopic scotoma?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for hemianopic scotoma (as nouns)

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