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The Optic Pathway

By

James Garrity

, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

Last full review/revision Sep 2021| Content last modified Oct 2021
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Higher visual pathways—lesion sites and corresponding visual field defects

With retrochiasmal lesions, visual field defects tend to become more symmetric (congruous), as shown with the occipital lesion in #4.

Higher visual pathways—lesion sites and corresponding visual field defects
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