Passage of the op...
Passage of the optic nerves and optic tracts
Modality: Diagram

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  • Optic nerve - “ The optic nerve is the second cranial nerve which along with the olfactory nerve (CN I) is really an extension of the central nervous system, not ...”
  • Optic tract - “ The optic tracts are the posterior continuation of the optic nerves after the medial (temporal field) fibers decussate at the optic chiasma. Gros...”
  • Optic chiasm - “ The optic chiasm or chiasma is the midline structure where the nasal (medial) fibers of the optic nerves decussate to continue posteriorly as the ...”
  • Visual system - “ The visual system transmits visual information from the retina within the eyes to the primary visual cortex of the occipital lobe as well as the p...”
  • Visual pathway deficits - “ Visual pathway deficits are determined by the location of the lesion or pathology. Understanding of the visual system is paramount and provided th...”

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