hemianopic scotoma


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Noun1.hemianopic scotoma - a scotoma involving half of the visual field
scotoma - an isolated area of diminished vision within the visual field
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A rare focal lesion over the visual cortex or involving its connections has been known to simulate exactly the progression of the migrainous hemianopic scotoma.