Acute Monocular Quadrantanopia and Retinal Diseases

  • Ning Fan
  • Xuyang Liu
  • Jiantao Wang
Part of the Advances in Visual Science and Eye Diseases book series (AVSED, volume 2)


Sudden unilateral quadrantanopia caused by retinal diseases often has characteristic presentations, such as acute onset and severe visual acuity defect. It usually affects a quadrant of the visual field, suggesting connection with retinal vascular disorders. Two typical cases are given below.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ning Fan
    • 1
  • Xuyang Liu
    • 2
    • 1
  • Jiantao Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.Shenzhen Eye Hospital, Shenzhen UniversityShenzhenChina
  2. 2.Xiamen Eye Center of Xiamen UniversityXiamenChina

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