FUNCTIONAL AMBLYOPIA By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the term for poor vision occurring in a normal eye that is due to improper use during childhood. Causes can be strabismus, anisometropia and sensory deprivation. FUNCTIONAL AMBLYOPIA: "Functional amblyopic occurs in a healthy eye." Related Psychology Terms ANORTHOPIA FALSE DEMENTIA EXOTROPIA SENSORY DEPRIVATION BRAID'S STRABISMUS PRIMARY SENSORY AREA SCOTOPIC VISION STEREOBLINDNESS ONEIROPHRENIA RELATIVE DEPRIVATION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FUNCTIONAL AMBLYOPIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/functional-amblyopia/ (accessed September 19, 2021).