Cortical blindness

What is Cortical blindness?

Loss of sight due to an organic lesion in the visual cortex.

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My father of 75 went 99% blind in both eyes over 12 months (can only see vague shadowy shapes), following two years treatment for kidney and lung cancer...

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My 7 month old daughter just recovered from meningitis which was not quickly diagnosed (we live in Africa), she suffered seizures and was in coma...

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Meningitis does adversely affect brain functions. The extent of damage depends on the severity of infection,...

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Hello, my father suffered a stroke 2 weeks ago which has affected his left side. He also has blindness in both eyes due to blood supply being cut...

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Partial recovery may occur.Degree and time of recovery varies individually.

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