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