The Visual System

  • David S. Wilton


Visual behavior dominates early neonatal development. The wakefulness of the neonate is closely correlated with visual activity.(26) At birth, he responds to light, possesses reactive pupils, demonstrates conjugate eye movements, and opens his lids to see.


Visual Acuity Optic Nerve Intraocular Pressure Aqueous Humor Refractive Error 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • David S. Wilton
    • 1
  1. 1.Massachusetts Eye and Ear InfirmaryBostonUSA

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