Definitions for optic nerve injuries
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word optic nerve injuries
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Optic Nerve Injuries
Injuries to the optic nerve induced by a trauma to the face or head. These may occur with closed or penetrating injuries. Relatively minor compression of the superior aspect of orbit may also result in trauma to the optic nerve. Clinical manifestations may include visual loss, PAPILLEDEMA, and an afferent pupillary defect.
Find a translation for the optic nerve injuries definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these optic nerve injuries definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"optic nerve injuries." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 31 Mar. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/optic nerve injuries>.