Balint syndrome

Dr Owen Kang and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The Balint syndrome is characterised by:

  1. simultanagnosia (inability to perceive more than one object at a time)
  2. optic ataxia
  3. oculomotor apraxia

It typically results from damage to the parieto-occipital regions, and has been associated with 1-3:

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rID: 13116
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Balint's syndrome

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