crossed amblyopia


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Related to crossed amblyopia: crossed eye, refractive amblyopia, Strabismic amblyopia

crossed amblyopia

Etymology: L, crux, cross; Gk, amblys, dull, ops, eyes
a visual disorder in which the patient is unable to see on one side of the visual field, associated with hemianesthesia of the opposite side of the body. Also called amblyopia cruciata.

crossed amblyopia

Amblyopia of one eye with hemianesthesia of the opposite side of the face. Synonym: amblyopia cruciata
See also: amblyopia