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Schizencephaly and Homonymous Hemianopia

  • Xiaobin Xie
  • Ning Fan
  • Ningli Wang
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Part of the Advances in Visual Science and Eye Diseases book series (AVSED, volume 2)

Abstract

Schizencephaly is a congenital craniocerebral deformity caused by neuronal migration disorders, possibly involving the frontal, frontoparietal, parieto-occipital, and temporal lobes. There will be characteristic visual field changes when the temporal or parietal lobe is involved.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiaobin Xie
    • 1
  • Ning Fan
    • 2
  • Ningli Wang
    • 3
  1. 1.Eye Hospital of China Academy of Chinese Medical SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.Shenzhen Eye Hospital, Shenzhen UniversityShenzhenChina
  3. 3.Department of OphthalmologyBeijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical UniversityBeijingChina

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