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  1. quadrantanopianoun

    blindness in one fourth of the visual field


  1. quadrantanopianoun

    The loss of vision in one or more quadrants of the field of view


  1. quadrantanopia

    Quadrantanopia is a type of visual field loss where one quarter of the field of vision is lost. It can occur in either the upper or lower quadrant of either the left or right field of vision, often resulting from a stroke or brain injury affecting the visual pathways in the brain.


  1. Quadrantanopia

    Quadrantanopia, quadrantanopsia, or quadrant anopia refers to an anopia affecting a quarter of the field of vision. It can be associated with a lesion of an optic radiation. While quadrantanopia can be caused by lesions in the temporal and parietal lobes, it is most commonly associated with lesions in the occipital lobe. If Meyer's loop is lesioned, the vision loss is superior; if Baum's loop is lesioned, the vision loss is inferior.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quadrantanopia in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quadrantanopia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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