VISUAL FIELD SPARING

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the degree to which normal vision is kept intact in a visually handicapped or deprived portion of a visual field, exhibited in degrees of visual angle gauged from the fovea. Foveal sparing means that the foveal area is spared; macular sparing references the maintaining of the macular area; macular splitting designates sparing spanning from one to five degrees.

VISUAL FIELD SPARING: "The visual field sparing process should only be measured by a skill professional."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "VISUAL FIELD SPARING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/visual-field-sparing/ (accessed June 26, 2022).

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