Occipital lobe

What is Occipital lobe?

Occipital lobe is one of the lobes of brain. It is present at the back side of the cerebral hemispheres. It controls the vision. Other lobes are frontal, temporal and parietal.

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As you can see in my previous records, I've been experiencing eye twitching since the onset of dry eye symptoms. I don't know if I'd had...

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Symptoms do not suggest any serious neurological disease.

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XXXXX's metastatic breast cancer was detected nearly three years ago in Apr 2012.

Radiation doctor asked for MRI and MRS spectroscopy...

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Surgical removal of metastasis from brain can be one of the last option.

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Your answer regarding low vision caused by a clot originating in the caratid arteries seemed to imply that the damage was probably to the optic nerve...

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A Lot of structures are involved in conduction of Visual Impulses.

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Light Falls on Your Retina (a layer in...

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hello doc my mri shows some cystic ring enhancing lesions in left temporal lobe measuring 1.1*1.0 cm and another in left occipital lobe measuring...

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Doctor, I have a calcified tuberculoma granuloma in right occipital lobe region. I get partial siezures like shaky background vision , it last for...

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my daughter has a cavernoma in her occipital lobe. She had a fit when she was three, and I insisted her to have a MRI when she fainted twice, some...

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about 1 to 2 times aweek in 1 eye the bottom 1/2 will darken and I cannot see for sometimes 60 to 90 seconds, it is like a shade is pulled over it,...

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