Chapter 12. Differential Diagnosis

  1. Fiona Rowe PhD, DBO, CGLI CertEd Lecturer in Orthoptics

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470759271.ch12

Visual Fields via the Visual Pathway

Visual Fields via the Visual Pathway

How to Cite

Rowe, F. (2006) Differential Diagnosis, in Visual Fields via the Visual Pathway, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470759271.ch12

Author Information

  1. Division of Orthoptics, University of Liverpool Honorary Research Associate, Department of Orthoptics and Ophthalmology, Warrington Hospital

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405115254

Online ISBN: 9780470759271



  • diagnosis;
  • brain;
  • symptoms;
  • congruity;
  • eye movement


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Age

  • Congruity

  • Eye movement generation

  • Fundus and anterior segment abnormalities

  • Ocular motility abnormalities

  • Optic atrophy

  • Pupil abnormalities

  • Sensory abnormalities

  • Type of visual field defect

  • Visual acuity

  • Visual field defect progression

  • Visual perception